Privacy Notice and Disclaimer

Your Own Wellbeing provides health, wellness and personal development information. This information is education-based and offered as a public service. It should not be construed as professional advice. 

The term “you” refers to anyone who visits or uses this website.

Your Own Wellbeing asks that you read this disclaimer and reserves the right to change it at any time without providing notice. By visiting this website, you accept, agree, and are bound by this disclaimer, terms of use of the site, and our privacy policy.

If you continue to use the website, it constitutes that you accept future changes and updates herein to this disclaimer. If you do not wish to be bound by this disclaimer, you should not access or use this website.

The content and details provided on this website provide informational health tips based on educational research. We do not establish any professional relationships with readers and users of this website.

A professional relationship with a client will only be formed in the event of a written and signed agreement from both parties that includes specific details of the relationship.

Your Own Wellbeing strives to provide the most accurate information available. However, the new research is released in the health industry, and not every single article is up to date at any given time. The information on the site is experience-based and should not be taken as professional advice.

Affiliate Disclosures

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Data Collection and Privacy

We care about your privacy. This privacy policy aims to inform you what personally identifiable information we might collect and how it could be used. This is only applicable to this website.

What personal data do we collect, and why do we collect it?

Comments: When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data shown in the comments form and the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. An anonymized string created from your email address may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it.

The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS). Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Cookies If you leave a comment on our site, you may opt-in to saving your name, email address, and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies can expire when you close your browser, or some may stay until deleted.

Embedded content from other websites Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g., videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Google Analytics–we use this service to track our Website usage, providing us with information such as referral websites and user actions on Google. Google Analytics may capture your IP address.

We use Google Analytics to analyze the use of our website. Google Analytics gathers information about website use by means of cookies. The information gathered relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of our website. Google’s privacy policy is available at: https://policies.google.com/privacy

How long do we retain your data? If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.Where we send your data: Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.