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Cookie Policy

At NatureDoc, we use various different cookies on our web sites, to provide you with a great experience as you browse them. When you use our sites, we take it that you implicitly agree to our Privacy Policy, which incorporates this Cookie Policy. However, we also have a pop-up notice on our sites that gives you the chance to accept our Cookie Policy and remove the notice.

If you do not agree to our Cookie Policy, please stop using our sites immediately. If you use a web browser or plugin that disables cookies, your experience may vary and we can take no responsibility for it.

Please read this Cookie Policy carefully and check back each time you return, as it is liable to be updated, and each time you use our sites, you are implicitly agreeing to it.

 

What sites does this policy refer to?

We currently maintain web sites or functionality on the domains naturedoc.clinic naturedoc.shop and naturedoc.co.uk.

 

What types of cookies do we use?

Strictly necessary – Some cookies are absolutely necessary to the proper function of the site. This may be in order to display things correctly as you browse round it, to maintain a shopping basket or to keep track of what you are paying for.

Analytics cookies – These are cookies that help us understand which parts of our sites are more popular than others, how easy it is to navigate around the sites, and what user technologies we need to test for. Overall, these are for us to understand how to serve you better. We have currently disabled any such functionality, but we expect to resume them shortly.

Affiliate cookies – When a referral is made from another person or site, we may pay a commission to the referrer. We do not currently use this for referrers who are not NatureDoc practitioners because we are extremely cautious about making sure users are informed before they even visit our sites, if this functionality is used.

First party cookies – If our sites place a cookie on your browser, that is known as a first party cookie.
Third party cookies – When a site other than ours places a cookie while you are visiting our sites, that is known as a third party cookie. This can be related to advertising, embedded functionality like video, content delivery, or analytics.

Session cookies – Some cookies are designed to exist, or be relevant only to the end of a browser session. They expire, or may be deleted at that point. They may continue to be present in some circumstances, even when expired, but are considered non-invasive.

Persistent cookies – When a cookie is designed to last or longer than a session, they are persistent. The length of time until they expire is predetermined and can vary greatly, and even be permanent. We do not use permanent cookies.

 

What specific cookies do we use?

Currently, we use the following cookies. If you find any others that you believe have originated though our sites, please notify us immediately using our Contact form, stating what site and page it came from.

Name of Cookie Purpose & Type Strictly Necessary Storage
PHPSESSID Session management, to allow consistency between pages. No personal information is stored in this cookie. Yes Session
__cfduid Third party cookie set by Cloudflare for security purposes on www.naturedoc.co.uk and www.naturedoc.shop. Yes 1 Year
wordpress_logged_in_xxx WordPress uses this cookie to indicate when you’re logged in, and who you are, for most interface use. Yes Session
wordpress_test_cookie WordPress sets this cookie when you navigate to the login page. The cookie is used to check whether your web browser is set to allow, or reject cookies. Yes Session
comment_author_{HASH} WordPress sets this cookie for convenience when you make a comment. No 1 Year
comment_author_email_{HASH} WordPress sets this cookie for convenience when you make a comment. No 1 Year
comment_author_url_{HASH} WordPress sets this cookie for convenience when you make a comment. No 1 Year
wp-setting-time WordPress cookie that is only set for logged in editors and administrators. In this cookie, settings are made in the ad interface and, in some cases, also on the site. Yes 1 Year
wp-settings WordPress cookie that is only set for logged in editors and administrators. In this cookie, settings are made in the ad interface and, in some cases, also on the site. Yes 1 Year
wp-sec WordPress cookie that is only set for logged in editors and administrators. In this cookie, settings are made in the ad interface and, in some cases, also on the site. Yes 1 Year
woocommerce_items_in_cart Contains information about the www.naturedoc.shop cart as a whole and helps WooCommerce know when the cart data changes. No personal information is stored in this cookie. Yes Session
wp_woocommerce_session Contains information about the www.naturedoc.shop cart as a whole and helps WooCommerce know when the cart data changes. No personal information is stored in this cookie. Yes Session
woocommerce_cart_hash Contains a unique code for each customer on www.naturedoc.shop so that it knows where to find the cart data in the database for each customer. No personal information is stored in this cookie. Yes Session
affwp_ref Contains the unique ID of an individual if they have been tracked using a special link by a NatureDoc practitioner. No 30 days
affwp_ref_visit_id Contains the number of times a tracked individual has visited. No 30 days
gridcookie Theme grid cookie used to define the layout & styling of www.naturedoc.shop. Yes Session
viewed_cookie_policy Cookie set to track whether the Privacy policy has been viewed or accepted. Yes 1 Year

 

What else can you do?

You also have a lot of control yourself over what cookies you allow in your browser. This varies according to the browser, and you should consult any support information relevant to that browser.

Last updated 24 May 2018