1. A ‘cookie’ is a file that is downloaded to your computer when you access certain websites. Cookies allow a website, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or regarding the device and browser used.
Depending on the information they contain and the way you use your computer, they can be used to recognize the user. The user’s browser memorizes cookies on the hard disk only during the current session occupying a minimal memory space and not harming the computer. Cookies do not contain any specific personal information, and most of them are deleted from the hard drive at the end of the browser session (so-called session cookies).
Most browsers accept cookies as standard and, regardless of the cookies, allow or prevent temporary or memorized cookies in the security settings.
drpinal.com uses its own cookies so that users can browse the web, saving their session information in the browser to streamline the process and not having to repeat data continuously during the same session or when after a while users re-enter in the web.
Likewise, it also uses third-party cookies to be able to have special functionalities offered by other companies and statistical data.
2. Types of cookies used in this website:
2.1. Technical cookies. They are those that allow the user to navigate through a web, platform or application and also the use of different options or services that exist in them, such as controlling traffic and data communication, identify the session, access to restricted access parts, remember the elements that make up an order, to carry out the process of placing an order, to make the request for registration or participation in an event, to use security features during the browsing, to store contents for the broadcast of videos or sounds or share content through social networks.
2.2. Cookies for personalisation. They are those that allow the user to access the service with some general characteristics predefined according to a series of criteria in the user’s terminal, such as the language, type of browser through which the service is accessesed, regional configuration from where the user access the service, etc.
2.3. Analysis cookies. They are those that, treated by us or by third parties, allow us to quantify the number of users and thus carry out the statistical measurement and analysis of how users consume the published services and contents. For this purpose we analyze each users’ navigation on our website in order to improve their experience, in addition to the aforementioned services and contents.
The website drpinal.com utilizes third-party services that collect information for statistical use about the behaviour on the site by the user.
In particular, this website employs Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. For the provision of these services, they utilize cookies that collect the information, including the user’s IP address, which will be transmitted, processed and stored by Google in the terms set in the site Google.com. Including the possible transmission of such information to third parties for reasons of legal exigency or when said third parties process the information on behalf of Google.