Privacy rules

Privacy policy


In the face of the development of new communication tools, it is necessary to pay special attention to the protection of privacy. That's why, on Medicinus we are committed to respecting the confidentiality of the personal information that is collected.

Who are we?

The address of our website is:

Collection of personal information

We collect the following information:

  • Name
  • First name
  • Email address
  • Age / Date of birth
  • Cookies

The personal information we collect is collected through forms and through the interactivity established between you and our website. We also use, as described in the next section, cookies and/or logs to gather information about you.


When you leave a comment on our website, the data entered in the comment form, but also your IP address and your browser user agent are collected to help us comment spam detection.

An anonymous string created from your e-mail (also known as a hash) address may be sent to the Gravatar service to check if you use the latter. The confidentiality clauses of the Gravatar service are available here: After validation of your comment, your profile picture will be publicly visible next to your comment.


If you are a registered user and upload images to the website, we advise you to avoid uploading images containing EXIF GPS coordinate data. Your website visitors can download and extract data from location from these images.


If you post a comment on our site, you will be offered to record your name, e-mail address and web site in cookies. It is only for your convenience so they don't have to enter this information if you submit another comment later. These cookies expire after one year.

If you have an account and you log on this site, a temporary cookie will be created to determine if your browser accepts cookies. It contains no personal data and will be deleted automatically to your browser is closed.

When you log in, we will implement a number of cookies to save your login information and preferences screen. The life expectancy of a logon cookie is two days, that of a cookie to display option is one year. If you check 'Remember me', your login cookie will be kept for two weeks. If you sign out of your account, the logon cookie will be deleted.

By modifying or publishing an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie contains no personal data. It simply indicates the ID of the article that you just modified. It expires at the end of a day.

Content embedded from other sites

The articles on this site can include embedded content (e.g. videos, pictures, articles…). Content embedded from other sites behaves the same way if the visitor was on that other site.

These web sites may collect data on you, use cookies, get third-party monitoring tools and track your interactions with those content shipped if you have an account logged on their website.

Statistics and hearing measures

To measure the audience and attendance of our site, we use the following tool: google analytics with anonymous IP addresses.

Forms and interactivity:

Your personal information is collected through a form, namely:

  • Website registration form
  • Order form

We use the information collected for the following purposes:

  • Tracking the order
  • Information / Promotional offers
  • Statistics
  • Contact
  • Website management (presentation, organization)

Your information is also collected through the interactivity that can be established between you and our website as follows:

  • Statistics
  • Contact
  • Website management (presentation, organization)

We use the information collected for the following purposes:

  • Comments
  • Correspondence
  • Information or for promotional offers

Newspaper and witness files

We collect certain information through log files (log file) and cookies. These are mainly the following information:

  • IP Address
  • Operating system
  • Pages visited and queries
  • Time and day of connection

The use of such files allows us to:

  • Order tracking
  • Statistical

Your data storage times

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This allows to recognize and automatically approve the following comments instead of leaving them in the moderation queue.

For users and users who register on our site (if possible), we also store the personal data specified in their profile. All users and users can see, change or delete their personal information at any time (with the exception of their name of utilisateur·ice). The site managers can also view and modify this information.

Right of opposition and withdrawal

We are committed to offering you a right of opposition and withdrawal with respect to your personal information.
The right of objection is understood to be the possibility for Internet users to refuse to use their personal information for certain purposes mentioned in the collection.

The right of withdrawal is understood as the possibility for Internet users to ask that their personal information no longer appear, for example, in a mailing list.

In order to exercise these rights, you can:
Website section:

Right of access

We undertake to recognise the right of access and rectification to the persons concerned who wish to consult, modify or even write down the information concerning them.
The exercise of this right will be:
Website section:


The personal information we collect is kept in a secure environment. The people working for us are required to respect the confidentiality of your information.
To ensure the security of your personal information, we use the following measures:

  • Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) Protocol
  • Access management – authorized person
  • Access management – person involved
  • Network monitoring software
  • Computer backup
  • Digital certificate development
  • ID/password
  • Firewall (firewalls)

We are committed to maintaining a high degree of confidentiality by integrating the latest technological innovations to ensure the confidentiality of your transactions. However, as there is no mechanism for maximum security, there is always a risk involved when using the Internet to transmit personal information.


Our website contains sections for children. Their personal information is collected without the consent of the child's parents or representative.