Terms and Privacy Policy

The information contained in the Take Control of Your Health web site is not a substitute for medical advice or treatment, and the TCYH Sponsors and Partners recommend consultation with your doctor or health care professional on any action you take regarding your health.


Take Control of Your Health is serious about protecting our visitor's personal information. Browsing our web site does not provide us with any personal information.


This web page may offer links to other sites. Any time you click on a link and are transported to another site, you should be aware that the other site may have a different privacy policy than our page. We cannot control the policies of other sites.


Your visit to the TCYH Web site is private and secure. When you visit the TCYH Web site, we do not collect any personally identifiable information about you, unless you choose to explicitly provide it to us. We do, however, collect some data about your visit to our Web site to help us better understand public use of the site and to make it more useful to visitors.


When you browse through any Web site, certain information about your visit can be collected. TCYH uses Google Analytics program and server logs to collect information automatically and continuously. We use this information to measure the number of visitors to our site and its various sections and to distinguish between new and returning visitors to help make our site more useful to visitors. However, no personally identifiable information is collected. The reports are only available to TCYH Web site managers, members of their Communications and Web Teams, and other designated staff who require this information to perform their duties.


You do not have to give us personal information to visit the TCYH Web site. If you choose to provide us with additional information about yourself through an e-mail message, form, survey, etc., we maintain the information only as long as needed to respond to your question or to fulfill the stated purpose of the communication.


TCYH does not disclose, give, sell, or transfer any personal information about our visitors, unless required for law enforcement or by statute.


The TCHY website does not use any Cookies.


The TCHY website does not accept or host any advertisements.


Parts of this policy are from The Web site of the National Cancer Institute