Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy for DoctorAlerts

(Updated on January 01, 2024)

Welcome to DoctorAlerts (“we,” “us,” or “our”) operating (the “Site”). This document outlines our commitment to safeguarding your privacy and details our practices regarding the collection, usage, and disclosure of Personal Information gathered from users of the Site.

At DoctorAlerts, accessible from, we prioritize the privacy of our visitors. This Privacy Policy provides insights into the types of information collected and recorded by DoctorAlerts and its purpose.

Who We Are

Our website address is:

Information Collection And Use

We utilize your Personal Information solely to enhance the Site’s functionality and user experience. By using the Site, you agree to the collection and use of information as outlined in this policy. While browsing DoctorAlerts’ Internet pages is feasible without disclosing personal data, terms used herein are consistent with our Terms and Conditions, accessible at


When uploading images to the website, exercise caution by refraining from including embedded location data (EXIF GPS) in the images. Visitors to the website retain the ability to download and extract any location data embedded within the images available on the website.

Personal Data Collection and Purpose

When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect information provided in the comments form, including the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string, to aid in spam detection.

An anonymized string generated from your email address (hash) may be shared with the Gravatar service to check if you are using it. Gravatar’s privacy policy is available at Upon comment approval, your profile picture becomes visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Data Retention Duration

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This facilitates automatic recognition and approval of follow-up comments, bypassing moderation queues.

For registered users, personal information provided in user profiles is stored. Users can view, edit, or delete their personal information at any time, with website administrators having similar access. However, it’s important to note that the ability to change the username is restricted.

User Rights Over Data

Users with accounts or comments can request an exported file of their personal data, including any information they provided. Additionally, users can request the deletion of their personal data. However, certain data may be retained for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Data Sharing

If a password reset is requested, the IP address is included in the reset email.

Data Destination

Visitor comments may undergo automated spam detection through the Akismet Anti-Spam service. Refer to Akismet Privacy Policy at

Embedded Content Disclosure

Articles featured on this site may contain embedded content such as videos, images, and articles. It’s important to note that embedded content from external websites functions in the same manner as if the visitor has directly visited the external site.

These external websites have the potential to collect data about you, deploy cookies, incorporate additional third-party tracking mechanisms, and observe your interactions with the embedded content. This monitoring includes tracking your engagement with the embedded content, especially if you have an account and are logged in to that particular external website.

Users should be aware that interactions with embedded content are subject to the privacy policies and data collection practices of the external websites hosting the content. It is recommended to review the privacy policies of these external sites for a comprehensive understanding of how your data is handled.

Contacting Us Through the Website

The DoctorAlerts website provides convenient electronic contact options, facilitating swift communication and direct interaction with us. This includes the provision of a general electronic mail address (e-mail).

When a data subject initiates contact with the controller through email or a contact form, the personal data transmitted voluntarily by the data subject is automatically stored. This information, provided at the discretion of the data subject, is retained for the sole purpose of processing inquiries or establishing communication with the data subject.

It is important to emphasize that there is no sharing or transfer of this personal data to third parties. The privacy and confidentiality of information shared through these contact channels are prioritized and maintained.


DoctorAlerts assumes the role of a Data Controller for your information.

The legal basis for collecting and utilizing the personal information outlined in this Privacy Policy is contingent upon various factors, including:

  1. Performance of a Contract: DoctorAlerts may collect and use your personal information as necessary for the fulfillment of contractual obligations.
  2. Your Consent: If you have granted explicit permission, DoctorAlerts may process your personal information accordingly.
  3. Legitimate Interests: Processing personal information aligns with DoctorAlerts’s legitimate interests, ensuring a balanced and beneficial approach.
  4. Legal Compliance: DoctorAlerts may collect and use personal information to comply with legal obligations.

DoctorAlerts commits to retaining your personal information only for the duration necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this Privacy Policy. This includes adherence to legal obligations, resolution of disputes, and enforcement of policies.

Residents of the European Economic Area (EEA) possess specific data protection rights. If you are an EEA resident and wish to be informed about the Personal Information held by DoctorAlerts or request its removal from our systems, please contact us.

In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:

  • Right to Access: You can inquire about, access, or request updates or deletions of the information held about you.
  • Right of Rectification: You have the right to correct any inaccuracies in your personal information.
  • Right to Object: You can object to the processing of your personal information.
  • Right of Restriction: Under certain conditions, you can restrict the processing of your personal information.
  • Right to Data Portability: You have the right to receive your personal information in a structured, commonly used, and machine-readable format.
  • Right to Withdraw Consent: If processing relies on your consent, you have the right to withdraw it at any time.

DoctorAlerts is committed to upholding these rights and ensuring compliance with data protection regulations.


DoctorAlerts adheres to a standard procedure involving the use of log files. This practice is commonplace among websites, as it is a fundamental aspect of hosting services’ analytics. Log files are utilized to record the actions of visitors during their website visits. The information gathered by these log files encompasses internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamps, referring/exit pages, and, potentially, the number of clicks.

It is crucial to emphasize that the information collected through log files is not associated with any personally identifiable details. The primary purpose of utilizing this information is for the analysis of trends, site administration, tracking users’ movements on the website, and compiling demographic information. This data aids in enhancing the overall user experience and site functionality.


Similar to numerous other websites, DoctorAlerts utilizes ‘cookies.’ These cookies serve to store information, encompassing visitors’ preferences and the specific pages on the website that they access or visit. The collected information is employed to enhance users’ experiences by tailoring our web page content according to visitors’ browser type and/or other relevant information.

Cookies are files containing a small amount of data, often comprising an anonymous unique identifier. These files are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your computer’s hard drive. While you have the option to instruct your browser to decline all cookies or provide alerts when a cookie is being sent, it’s important to note that rejecting cookies may limit your access to certain sections of our Site.

In the event that you leave a comment on our site, you may choose to opt-in for saving your name, email address, and website in cookies. These cookies are designed for your convenience, eliminating the need to re-enter your details when posting subsequent comments. The duration of these cookies is set to last for one year. This ensures a seamless and user-friendly experience during repeated interactions with our Site.


This website incorporates the Google Analytics component, enhanced with the anonymizer function. Google Analytics is a web analytics service focused on the collection, gathering, and analysis of data regarding the behavior of website visitors. The primary objective of web analytics is to optimize website performance and conduct a cost-benefit analysis of Internet advertising. The Google Analytics component on our website is instrumental in analyzing the traffic and user engagement on our platform.

Google Analytics relies on “cookies,” which are text files placed on your computer, to facilitate the analysis of how users interact with the site. For a comprehensive understanding of Google Analytics’ privacy practices and terms of use, please refer to the following URLs:

These resources provide valuable insights into how your data is handled and the terms governing the use of Google Analytics on our website.


Our Site may include links to external websites that are not operated by us. Clicking on a third-party link will redirect you to that particular third-party site. We strongly recommend reviewing the Privacy Policy of every site you visit. DoctorAlerts exercises no control over, and accepts no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.

This precautionary advice emphasizes the importance of understanding the privacy practices of external websites, as they may differ from our own. Users are encouraged to exercise due diligence and familiarize themselves with the policies governing the sites they visit through external links on our platform.


This website incorporates Google AdSense, an online service designed for advertising placement on third-party sites. Google AdSense operates on an algorithm that selects advertisements for display on third-party sites, aligning them with the content of the respective third-party site. The system employs interest-based targeting to tailor ads to the preferences of Internet users, accomplished through the generation of individual user profiles.

Google, serving as a third-party vendor on our site, utilizes cookies, specifically DART cookies, to deliver ads to our site visitors based on their visits to other sites across the internet. Visitors, however, retain the option to opt-out of DART cookie usage by visiting the Google ad and content network Privacy Policy. For further insights into how Google collects data, please refer to the following URLs:

These resources provide a comprehensive understanding of Google’s data collection practices and its use of the DoubleClick Dart cookie in conjunction with Google AdSense. Users are encouraged to review this information to make informed choices regarding their online privacy preferences.


To access the Privacy Policy for each advertising partner of DoctorAlerts, you can refer to the provided list.

Third-party ad servers or ad networks utilize technologies such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons in their respective advertisements and links displayed on DoctorAlerts. These technologies are transmitted directly to users’ browsers and automatically collect IP addresses. Their purpose is to gauge the effectiveness of advertising campaigns and/or customize the advertising content visible on websites visited by users.

It is essential to note that DoctorAlerts lacks access to or control over the cookies employed by third-party advertisers. Users are encouraged to be aware of and review the privacy policies of these external advertising partners for a comprehensive understanding of their data collection practices and policies.


DoctorAlerts’s Privacy Policy is not applicable to other advertisers or websites. Hence, it is recommended to refer to the respective Privacy Policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information. These policies may encompass their practices and provide instructions on how to opt-out of specific options. A comprehensive list of Privacy Policies and their links can be accessed here: Privacy Policy Links (As of now, we only use Google AdSense, and details about them are provided above).

Users have the option to disable cookies through their individual browser settings. For more detailed information on cookie management with specific web browsers, users can visit the respective websites of their browsers. Additional insights into what cookies are can also be found through these resources.


This website incorporates WP Rocket, a caching and performance optimization plugin designed to enhance the loading speed of WordPress websites.

For additional information and insights into the data protection provisions of WP Rocket, you can refer to WP Rocket Terms. This resource will provide a more comprehensive understanding of how WP Rocket functions and its impact on the performance optimization of WordPress websites, along with relevant data protection measures.


This website includes the integration of the Google+ button as a component. Google+ is a social network, serving as a virtual meeting place and online community on the Internet. Social networks typically enable users to communicate, interact, and share experiences in a digital space. They serve as platforms for the exchange of opinions and information within the Internet community, encompassing both personal and business-related content. Google+ specifically facilitates users in creating private profiles, uploading photos, and connecting through friend requests.

For further details and insights into Google’s data protection provisions, you can visit Google Privacy Policies. Additional references about the Google+ 1 button can be found on Google’s Developer Page.

These resources offer a comprehensive understanding of Google’s policies regarding data protection and the functionalities associated with the Google+ button integration on this website.


This website incorporates components of the Instagram service. Instagram qualifies as an audiovisual platform, providing users with the ability to share photos and videos, as well as distribute such content across various social networks.

For further details and information regarding Instagram’s data protection provisions, you can refer to Instagram’s Privacy Policy. This resource will provide insights into how Instagram handles user data and the relevant privacy measures in place.


This website integrates components of Pinterest Inc. Pinterest is a social network that functions as an Internet social meeting place and online community. Social networks, in general, enable users to communicate and interact with each other in a virtual space, serving as platforms for the exchange of opinions, experiences, and the sharing of personal or company-related information. Pinterest specifically allows users to publish picture collections, individual images, and descriptions on virtual pinboards (referred to as “pins”), which can be shared through re-pins by other users or commented on.

For detailed insights into the data protection practices of Pinterest, you can refer to the data protection guidelines published by Pinterest, available at Pinterest Privacy Policy. This resource provides information on how Pinterest collects, processes, and utilizes personal data within its platform.


This website integrates components of Twitter. Twitter is a multilingual, publicly-accessible microblogging service that enables users to publish and share short messages, known as ‘tweets,’ limited to 280 characters. These messages are available to everyone, including users who are not logged into Twitter. Tweets are also displayed to the followers of the respective user. Followers are other Twitter users who subscribe to a user’s tweets. Twitter further allows users to reach a broader audience through the use of hashtags, links, or retweets.

For detailed information on the data protection provisions of Twitter, you can access Twitter’s Privacy Policy. This resource outlines how Twitter handles user data and the privacy measures in place to protect user information.


Ensuring the protection of children online is a top priority for us. We urge parents and guardians to actively observe, participate in, and monitor their children’s online activities.

DoctorAlerts is committed to not knowingly collecting any Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of 13. If you believe that your child has provided such information on our website, we strongly encourage you to contact us promptly. We are dedicated to making every effort to swiftly remove any such information from our records.


Safeguarding your Personal Information is a paramount concern for us. It’s crucial to note that achieving absolute security in the transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is a complex task, with no method being 100% foolproof. Despite our dedication to employing commercially acceptable measures to protect your Personal Information, absolute security cannot be guaranteed. We are committed to ongoing efforts to enhance and fortify our security protocols.


When you engage with our website, your use signifies your consent to abide by and accept the terms outlined in our Privacy Policy.


DoctorAlerts is dedicated to refining and enhancing our practices, and as such, updates to our Privacy Policy may occur. Be assured, we’ll keep you informed of any alterations by posting the revised Privacy Policy directly on the Site. We encourage you to periodically review this Privacy Policy to stay abreast of any modifications.


For any inquiries regarding our Privacy Policy, don’t hesitate to reach out to us at Your questions are important to us, and we’re here to assist you.

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