1. Cookies help us remember
Cookies make the interaction between you and our website faster and easier. You can think of cookies as tags. Every time you visit our site, we put a tag on your computer so that we can keep track of how many times you’ve visited our site, how long you’ve spent during each visit, and what you’ve done whilst you were on our website. This allows us to personalize your experience on our website by remembering your preferences and provide you with better user experience.
2. Types of cookies we use
a. Strictly necessary cookies.
Some cookies are necessary to enable you to move around our website smoothly and use its features. Without these cookies, we will not be able to determine the number of unique users to our site or provide certain features such as automatic sign in to WhereToMED services.
b. Session and Persistent cookies.
We use session cookies to improve our site and give you a better experience. These cookies record your visits to our website, the pages you visit and the links you follow - in turn allowing us to work out which bits are most (and least) effective.Persistent cookies let us remember you on future visits, improving your experience of services or functions offered.
c. Analytical/performance cookies.
These allow us to recognize and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users can easily find what they are looking for.
3. You can turn cookies off
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse some or all cookies. Exactly how to do this depends on your browser or phone settings. Try looking in your ‘Help’ section, or searching for ‘How to block cookies’. However, if you block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website and web applications.