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Editorial Policy

Content for the Kids With Food Allergies Web Site

• Content (such as frequently asked questions or other features) created by our Medical Advisory Team members, writers, or editors, goes through a review process before being added to our Web site.

• Our Medical Advisory Team will review and approve any medical content developed for the site.

• Our Board of Directors will conduct the final approval of any content developed for the site.

• When a Medical Advisory Team member or a Board Member has developed content, he/she shall abstain from the review and approval process for that particular item of content

• Funding or other sponsorship of any content will be clearly stated. Any content will be separate from, and will not be influenced by, any sponsorship or advertising on our Web site.

Advertising and Sponsorship

• Kids With Food Allergies, Inc. accepts support from professionals or businesses whose practices and conduct are consistent with the mission and values of our organization. The financial support may take the form of advertising or sponsorship.

• Funding or other sponsorship of any content will be clearly stated. Any content will be separate from, and will not be influenced by, any sponsorship or advertising on our Web site.

• All advertisements and any promotional, commercial or information in the form of articles, or display advertisements (banners or logos), will be clearly indicated as “sponsor” or “advertisement”.

• Kids With Food Allergies, Inc. reserves the right to refuse funding from businesses or professionals that are not in the best interests of the organization.

• Kids With Food Allergies, Inc. reserves the right to refuse advertising or sponsorship acknowledgments that are inaccurate or misleading or is otherwise not acceptable. Kids With Food Allergies, Inc. reserves final editorial approval.

Links to Other Web Sites

• Kids with Food Allergies, Inc. provides suggested links to other Web sites as a convenience to you. Our Medical Advisory Team will review and approve any links considered for inclusion on the Web site using a criteria-based review process.

• We encourage you to evaluate each site yourself using the Medline Guide to Healthy Web Surfing or other Web site evaluation tools, and to discuss the information you find with your health care provider(s).

• We do not endorse any businesses; Kids with Food Allergies, Inc. is product-neutral. We have approved some links to commercial sites due to their informational content.

• Organizations are welcome to link to our Web site, but we will only include links to those that meet our Medical Advisory Team’s screening criteria.

• We do not enter into reciprocal link agreements.

• We will strive to keep this links on our Web site current and to remove any "dead" links.

• Use of our Web site constitutes acknowledgment and understanding by the user that within our Website there may be links to other Web sites that are operated by parties or individuals that are not affiliated with Kids With Food Allergies, Inc. Some of these linked sites may also have links to other sites.

• Kids With Food Allergies, Inc. has no responsibility or authority over a third-party's Web site or link. Kids With Food Allergies, Inc. makes no representation, whatsoever, for the contents that may be contained in those links and Web sites. Further, use of Kids With Food Allergies, Inc. Web site constitutes the user's understanding of this notice and a release of KFA from any liability or damages resulting from information obtained from these links.

• Links to third-party links are provided solely as a service to KFA users. These links do not constitute an endorsement or sponsorship of these organizations or their programs by KFA, and none should be inferred.

• You may Contact Us if you wish to submit a link for our Medical Advisory Team’s review.




References:
American Medical Association. (2000). Guidelines for medical and health information sites on the Internet. Retrieved December 21, 2011 http://jama.ama-assn.org/content/283/12/1600.full .




Page last updated 12/21/2011

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