Privacy Policy

Terms of Use

By accessing/browsing/using this website (“”) you have agreed to be bound by these terms and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. If you do not agree to these terms, do not use this website.

Sampling Canada will make reasonable effort to provide information that is complete, timely, and accurate. However, Sampling Canada is not liable for inaccuracies, and you agree that errors shall not be the basis for claims against or any information provider. You agree not to reproduce, transmit, distribute, sell, publish, broadcast or commercially exploit the content of this Site in any manner without the consent of Sampling Canada. The information on this Site is not to be used for unlawful purposes. may point users to other sites for which Sampling Canada has no responsibility. Information submitted to Canadian Diabetes Care Guide through e-mail or forms on the Site is governed according to this website’s Privacy Policy. Sampling Canada may terminate this license at any time if you breach the terms of this agreement.


The content of this Site is provided “as is” without any express or implied waranty of any kind. This Site contains links to third-party sites which are not under the control of the Canadian Diabetes Care Guide and Sampling Canada is not responsible for the contents of any linked sites. The links are provided as a convenience to you and the inclusion of said links does not imply that the Canadian Diabetes Care Guide/Sampling Canada endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content on such third-party sites.

The Canadian Diabetes Care Guide is not intended to be a substitute for medical care and instruction received from well qualified healthcare professionals. While it has been thoroughly reviewed for accuracy, Sampling Canada, the publishers of the Canadian Diabetes Care Guide cannot be responsible for any error or consequence arising from the use or misuse of information contained in this Site.

Privacy Policy

This Site is owned and operated by Sampling Canada. Your privacy on the internet is of utmost importance to us. At Sampling Canada, we want to make your experience online satisfying and safe.

Because we gather certain types of information about our users, we feel you should understand our policy and the terms and conditions surrounding the capture and use of that information. This privacy statement discloses what information we gather and how we use it. gathers two types of information about users:

Information that users provide through optional, voluntary submissions. These are voluntary submissions to receive newsletters, email notices, product samples, participation in polls/surveys/contests, and email correspondence.

Information gathers through aggregated tracking information derived mainly by tallying page views throughout our sites. This information allows us to better tailor our content to reader’s needs and to help our advertisers and sponsors better understand the demographics of our audience. Under no circumstances does Canada divulge any information about an individual user to a third party without their explicit consent. tracks user traffic patterns throughout all of our sites. However, we do not correlate this information with data about individual users. does break down overall usage statistics according to a user’s domain name, browser type, and MIME type by reading this information from the browser string (information contained in every user’s browser). sometimes tracks and catalogs the search terms that users use to enter our Site, but this tracking is never associated with individual users. We use tracking information to determine which areas of our sites users like and don’t like based on traffic to those areas. We do not track what individual users read, but rather how well each page performs overall. This helps us continue to build a better service for you.


We may place a text file called a “cookie” in the browser files of your computer. The cookie itself does not contain Personal Information although it will enable us to relate your use of this site to information that you have specifically and knowingly provided. But the only personal information a cookie can contain is information you supply yourself. A cookie can’t read data off your hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites. uses cookies to track user traffic patterns (as described above). Our advertising system delivers a one-time cookie to better track ad impressions and click rates.

You can refuse cookies by turning them off in your browser. If you’ve set your browser to warn you before accepting cookies, you will receive the warning message with each cookie. You do not need to have cookies turned on to use this Site. However. you do need cookies to participate actively in polls/surveys/contests.

Use of Information

As stated above, we use information that users voluntarily provide in order to send out electronic newsletters and to enable users to participate in polls, surveys, message boards, and forums. We send out newsletters to subscribers on a regular schedule (depending on the newsletter), and occasionally send out special editions when we think subscribers might be particularly interested in something we are doing. Your information may be shared with Sampling Canada’s advertisers, sponsors or partners.

Sampling Canada/ creates aggregate reports on user demographics and traffic patterns for advertisers, sponsors and partners. This allows our advertisers to advertise more effectively, and allows our users to receive advertisements that are pertinent to their needs. Because we don’t track the usage patterns of individual users, an advertiser or sponsor will never know that a specific user clicked their ad. We will not disclose any information about any individual user except to comply with applicable law or valid legal process or to protect the personal safety of our users or the public.

Your consent

By using this site, you consent to the collection and use of this information by Sampling Canada/ If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it.