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Certificate of compliance with the Code of Conduct HONcode

HONcode status The health Website
is in compliance with the HONcode

Title of the site:ParentingScience.com
Web address:http://www.parentingscience.com/
HONcode PIN number :HONConduct539782
Date of initial review: 15 Mar 2009
Validity of certificate05 Oct 2011 - Oct 2013
Date of last visit25 Feb 2014
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This certificate confirms the revision of the site by the HONcode Team at the above date.
It respects and pledges to honor the 8 principles of the HON Code of Conduct (HONcode).

* 1. Authoritative   2. Complementarity   3. Privacy   4. Attribution   5. Justifiability   6. Transparency
    7. Financial disclosure   8. Advertising policy

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The Health on the Net (HON) certificate serves as a guarantee that this website, at the date of its certification, complies with and pledges to honor the 8 principles of the HON Code of Conduct as drawn up by the HON foundation.

The responsible of the certified site commits to keep the site in compliance with the HON code principles for the duration of the certification.

Although measures such as a complaint mechanism, the periodical review and the automatic surveillance mechanisms are put in place to guarantee the compliance of the certified website with the ethical principles of HON as much as possible, incidental inaccuracies cannot be completely excluded. In no event the HON foundation and/or its partner(s) can be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or inability to use HON certified websites nor can the HON foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for the content of these certified websites, including, but not limited to the information of third-parties or hyperlinks accessible via HON certified websites.

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You will find below the elements identified by the HONcode team at a precise date to justify the respect of the 8 ethical principles.

The content of this certificate has been collected and written by the Health On the Net Foundation (HON) and should not be used without previous permission granted by HON. A request for permission can be sent to: HON.

1. Information must be authoritative
About Gwen Dewar
Founder and author of Parenting Science
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2. Presentation of the site
Founded by a biological anthropologist (me), Parenting Science is dedicated to families who want information based on the scientific evidence.
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dedicated to families who want information based on the scientific evidence.
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Purpose of the website
Information provided by ParentingScience.com is for EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY. This site does not offer medical or health care advice. Use of this site should NOT replace consultation with a physician, therapist, or other qualified health professional.
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3. Confidentiality
Privacy policy
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4. Information must be documented: Referenced and dated
References are provided when necessary.
Only data for one sample are displayed among those selected.

Fiocchi A, Assa'ad A, Bahna S; Adverse Reactions to Foods Committee; American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. 2006. Food allergy and the introduction of solid foods to infants: a consensus document. Adverse Reactions to Foods Committee, American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 97(1):10-20.
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Content last modified 1/10
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5. Justification of claims
This principle is not applicable for this site 

6. User support and adequation
A contact form is provided
Contact us
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7. Disclosure of funding sources
I am not funded by any external agencies, academic or otherwise. The costs of maintaining this site are supported by advertising.
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8. Advertising policy
All ads are labelled.
Google advertisements
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The products and services advertised on this site are not personally endorsed by me. ... The exceptions are banner ads by Dreambox Learning. These ads are direct links to the merchants concerned. If you purchase any products from these merchants after clicking on these links, I will receive a small commission. Currently, I also run ads supplied by Google. I don't get to review these ads before they appear. So if you see an advertisement that you believe is inappropriate, please send me the details and I'll look into it. Amazon.com
Products featured in links to amazon.com are my personal...
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Most advertisements are labeled with the word "advertisement."
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