Certificate of compliance


is in compliance with the HONcode

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6 Years

Certificate validity: valid until Apr 2020

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Date of initial review:

25 Nov 2012

Certificate validity:

valid until Apr 2020

Date of last visit:

15 Apr 2019
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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.

Our editorial content is written by medical writers and other professionals. Editorial content is HON Code certified and we follow the Health On the Net Foundationís process for health content. Authors and editors of editorial content are cited and clearly marked.
In addition to our original editorial content, our team of contributors share their personal experience with migraine through articles posted on the Migraine.com Newsfeed.

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This information is not designed to replace a physicianís independent judgment about the appropriateness or risks of a procedure for a given patient. Always consult your doctor about your medical conditions. Migraine.com does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Use of the site is conditional upon your acceptance of our terms of use.

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Privacy Policy

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Collaborative platforms:

All user posts, including posts within the forums, articles, or stories, are viewable to the public and are visible to search engines. Users are able edit their posts within the forums, but not the posts of others. Users are not able to edit comments on an article or story once that comment has been posted to the site.

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The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.

Written by: Otesa Miles | Last review date: November 2010

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Collaborative platforms:

Content copied from another person or site must be fully referenced and credited to the original author. If youíre not sure, donít use it.

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Written by: Otesa Miles | Last review date: November 2010

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This principle is not applicable to this site 

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Health Union, LLC is an independent company solely funded by itís founders and is not owned in whole or in part by any other entity.

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Migraine.com accepts responsible advertising and sponsorships, however sponsors will not influence editorial content in any way

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Advertisements and any sponsor-provided content will be clearly and unambiguously marked and thus easily distinguishable from Migraine.com editorial content.

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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 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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