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EUROPEAN SOCIETY OF NEUROGASTROENTEROLOGY AND MOTILITY (HEREINAFTER “ESNM”) uses its own cookies to manage the different services offered to the user, and depending on its purpose we can distinguish between:
Session cookies: They are a type of cookie designed to collect and store data when the user logs in to the private area of www.gutmicrobiotaforhealth.com. This cookie expires at the end of the session, erasing from your computer.
Persistent cookies: They are a type of cookie in which the data is stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie, which can range from a few minutes to several years.
Technical cookies: These cookies are those that allow the user to navigate through a website, platform or application and the use of different options or services that exist therein, for example, to control traffic and data communication, identify the session, access restricted areas, remember the elements that make up an order, perform an order purchase process, make the request for registration or participation in an event, use security elements during browsing, store contents for the dissemination of videos or sound or share content through social networks.
Customisation cookies: They are those that allow the user to access the service with some predefined general characteristics based on a series of criteria in the user’s terminal, such as the language, the type of browser through which the user accesses the service, the regional configuration from where the user accesses the service, etc.
Analysis cookies: They are those that allow the person responsible for them to monitor and analyse the conduction of the users of the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of cookies is used in the measurement of the activity of the websites, application or platform and to create browsing profiles of the users of the sites, applications and platforms, in order to introduce improvements based on the analysis of the data of use made by the users of the service.
In accordance with the article 29 Working Group, in its Opinion 4/2012, it has interpreted that among the excepted cookies of compliance with the obligations established in article 22.2 of the LSSI, are those used to allow only communication between the user’s equipment and the network, and those used strictly to provide a service expressly requested by the user, being those used for the following purposes:
– “User input” cookies
– User authentication or identification cookies (session only)
– User security cookies (For example to detect erroneous and repeated attempts to connect to a website)
– Multimedia player session cookies
– Session cookies for load balancing
– Customisation cookies for the user interface
– Plug-in cookies for social media content exchange:
Session cookies and user input cookies are typically used to track the user’s actions when completing forms online that spread over several pages, or for a shopping basket to track the items that the user has selected at the push of a button.
If you deactivate the acceptance of cookies strictly necessary for the provision of certain services expressly requested by the user, you can not consult and/or correctly receive the contents and services of www.gutmicrobiotaforhealth.com.
The followig cookies are being used in www.gutmicrobiotaforhealth.com:
ESNM also uses the analytical cookies of the Google Analytics service for the analysis of our website. These cookies are used to collect information about the use of our website by visitors, using the information to facilitate and improve navigation. Disabling these cookies will not affect the functionality of www.gutmicrobiotaforhealth.com.
Google Analytics is Google’s analytics tool that helps websites and application owners understand how their visitors interact with them. You can use a set of cookies to collect information and report usage statistics on websites without personally identifying Google visitors. More information about Google Analytics cookies and information about privacy at https://developers.google.com/analytics/resources/concepts/gaConceptsCookies
Some parts of the Web can connect with various social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Linkedin, etc., therefore the user should consult the cookies policy offer in each case before using their services.
You can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer by configuring your browser’s options. Below are links for the main browsers where they explain how:
– Internet Explorer
– Google Chrome
– Google Chrome for Android
– Mozilla Firefox
– Safari for IOS (iPhone – iPad)