Certificato della conformità

Rehydration Project

è conforme all'HONcode

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12 Anni

Validità del certificat 10 Jan 2013 - Jan 2015

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Data di rassegna iniziale:

28 Jun 2000

Validità del certificat

10 Jan 2013 - Jan 2015

Data dell'ultima visita

14 Jan 2013
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Content identified by the HONcode team

Di seguito si riportano alcuni testi che il Team HONcode ha tratto dal sito nella data indicata, e che contribuiscono a giustificare la conformità del sito agli 8 principi etici.

Due to the size of the site, sections of the site are evaluated on a quarterly basis. This is ongoing and a major update/evaluation of the site sections and pages is planned for the 2nd quarter of 2013.

The information provider is an Internet professional and not a medical professional.
Selected information is peer-reviewed for it's health/medical accuracy by subject experts and our Trustees and then published. Content is regularly revisited and new information is added as required.

(10 Jan 2013) - Link

The information on our web site is for general purposes and knowledge only and is not intended to be a substitute for medical advice or treatment and should not be construed as definitive or binding. Rehydration Project cannot answer questions about specific medical conditions.

(20 Sep 2012) - Link

Privacy, Confidentiality and Security Policy
Of the information we learn about you from your visit to rehydrate.org, we store only the following: the domain name from which you access the Internet, the date and time you access our site, and the Internet address of the Web site from which you direct-linked to our site. This information is used to measure the number of visitors to the various sections of our site and to help us make our site more useful to visitors. Your data will not be recorded in our own database nor will the information be used for your own statistics, or third parties or other companies. Unless it is specifically stated otherwise, no additional information will be collected about you.
This site undertakes to honour or exceed the legal requirements for medical/health information privacy in most western European countries, United States, Canada and India.
When inquiries are emailed to us, we store the question and the email address information so that we can respond electronically. Unless otherwise required by law, we do not identify publicly who sends questions or comments to our Web site. We will not obtain information that will allow us to personally identify you when you visit our site, unless you chose to provide such information to us. Should you choose to include information that would personally identify you, please note that we will strive to comply with all applicable laws design to protect your privacy. Personal information to us is any information that may be used to identify an individual, including, but not limited to, a first and last name, personal or medical data, a home or other physically address, an e-mail address or other contact/identification information.
Wherever your information is stored we will take reasonable and appropriate steps to protect that information against unauthorized access or disclosure.
About "Cookies"
While visiting sites within the rehydrate.org domain, you may occasionally encounter a Web page that employs cookies. A cookie is a small file that a Web site transfers to your computer's hard disk allowing our server to remember specific information about your session while you are connected.
Requests to send cookies from rehydrate.org Web pages are not designed to collect information about you, but only about your browser session. The cookie makes it easier for you to use the dynamic features of these Web pages. The cookie and the information about your session will be destroyed automatically shortly after you close your browser. It is not permanently stored on your computer. Unless a Web page specifically notifies you otherwise, we will not collect and maintain personal information about you.
To protect your privacy, be sure to close your browser completely after you have finished conducting business with a Web site that uses cookies. If you are concerned about the potential use of information gathered from your computer by cookies, you can set your browser to prompt you before it accepts a cookie. Most Internet browsers have settings that let you identify and/or reject cookies.
Currently we are using Google Analytics to analyze the audience of the website and improve our content. No personal information is collected from Google Analytics. For further information on the privacy policy concerning Google Analytics, please go here, www.google.com/intl/en_uk/analytics/privacyoverview.html
Questions about the Rehydration Project Web site privacy policies should be sent here.

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

Bhutta ZA, Bird SM, Black RE, et al. Therapeutic effects of oral zinc in acute and persistent diarrhea in children in developing countries: Pooled analysis of randomized controlled trials. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2000. 72(6):1516-1522.

(20 Sep 2012) - Link

updated: 09 January, 2013

(10 Jan 2013) - Link

Oral Rehydration Therapy (ORT), a simple, cost-effective treatment given at home using either packets of Oral Rehydration Salts (ORS) costing about 10 cents each or a simple home solution of sugar, salt and water can prevent about 90% of child deaths from diarrhoeal dehydration.

(20 Sep 2012) - Link

Contact Rehydration Project
The Mother and Child Health and Education Trust
Nand Wadhwani
TST P O Box 95020, Kowloon
Hong Kong

Phone: +852 3482 5121
Fax: +1 913 273-8778

(20 Sep 2012) - Link

The Rehydration Project web site is funded by The Mother and Child Health and Education Trust, a Hong Kong registered charity no 91/10374. The Trust is funded by our Trustees and private donations. These sources of funding have no influence on the editorial content of the website and there is no conflict of interest.

(14 Jan 2013) - Link

No advertising on this site.

(20 Sep 2012) - Link

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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