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is in compliance with the HONcode

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15 Years

Certificate validity: valid until Sep 2018

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Date of initial review:

24 Apr 2003

Certificate validity:

valid until Sep 2018

Date of last visit:

25 Sep 2017
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

eMedicineHealth Medical Writers and Editors
We are a network of U.S. Board Certified Physicians and Allied Health Professionals working together to provide the public with current, comprehensive medical information, written in easy to understand language. Our role is that of educator. To learn more about eMedicineHealth, please visit our About Us section. - Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, Chief Medical Editor, eMedicineHealth.com
Medical Editorial Board

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Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on the WebMD Site!

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Alzheimer's Association: "Alzheimer’s Facts and Figures"
Alzheimer's Association: "Caregiver Stress"
Alzheimer's Association: "Daily Care"
Alzheimer's Association: "Kids & Teens"
Alzheimer's Association: "Legal Documents"
Alzheimer's Association: "Prevention and Risk of Alzheimer’s and Dementia"
Alzheimer's Association: "Residential Care"
Alzheimer's Association: "Sleep Issues and Sundowning"
Medscape: "Alzheimer disease"

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Last Updated: September 1, 2017

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eMedicineHealth.com - Owned and Operated by WebMD and part of the WebMD Network.

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Medical Editors and staff writers of eMedicineHealth.com agree to disclose any financial relationships with any pharmaceutical or health products or services company to the eMedicineHealth.com Editorial Board. Potential conflicts of interest will be monitored by the eMedicineHealth.com Medical Editorial Board.

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At their request, these third parties may receive the attribution "brought to you by," "Supported by," "funded by," or similar attribution on our editorial content during the period that they fund a program. This attribution is not intended to reflect any change in the editorial nature of the content.

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Here are the ways that we identify content as being from a sponsor and some related points that we would like to bring to your attention:

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The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.

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The HONcode's significance

The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site's certification.

However, despite the complaint system that has been put in place and the periodic review and automatic monitoring of certified sites to ensure maximum compliance with the HONcode ethical principles, it is impossible to eliminate all risks of incoherence that may appear.

Under no circumstances shall the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or the inability to use HONcode-certified websites. Similarly, the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) shall not be held liable for the content of such certified websites or any other website accessible via a hypertext link or through third-party information.

Those responsible for the certified website are responsible for the content of the website unless otherwise provided by law.

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