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Privacy Policy

INTRODUCTION

 

ThyForLife is a mobile application based service enabling thyroid patients to securely store, track and analyse their bloodwork and changes in medication data.  ThyForLife is based in Vancouver, Canada with team members in international locations.

 

ThyForLife is committed to protecting your personal information and is taking all the reasonable steps to ensure that your privacy rights are protected and that your personal information remains confidential.  You consent to ThyForLife’s use of your personal data in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

 

TRANSFER OF PERSONAL DATA

 

By using the Services, you acknowledge that Personal Data about you, regardless of whether provided by you or obtained from a third party, is being provided to ThyForLife and will be hosted on the servers where ThyForLife chooses the location, and you authorize ThyForLife to transfer, store and process your information to and in the chosen location. 

 

By using ThyForLife’s mobile application, you agree to ThyForLife storing and anonymising your data that is being saved on our servers.  This data may be used in the future by ThyForLife or a third party approved by ThyForLife for research purposes.


If you choose to send reports (with your information that you store on ThyForLife Application) by email, acknowledge all risks associated with it – the information will be delivered to the chosen email address without encryption.


PERSONAL DATA 

 

If you are a resident of the European Union (“EU”), United Kingdom, Lichtenstein, Norway, or Iceland, you may have additional rights under the EU General Data Protection Regulation (the “GDPR”) with respect to your Personal Data, as outlined below.

 

The following is the data ThyForLife may collect from you or third parties to conduct the Services:

 

  • Personal identifiers: real name, email address, IP address, birth date, country

  • Protected characteristics: age, gender

  • Commercial information: records of Services/ products purchased (e.g. transaction amount, date, time)

  • Health data: bloodwork information, weight, thyroid condition, symptoms, medication, health records, prescriptions, ultrasound reports, medical tests

  • Internet activity information: browsing history, search history, information concerning your interaction with the Services or advertisements, device identification, web browser identification, usage information, log data

  • Geolocation data: physical location, IP address

  • Age, date of birth: age, date of birth

  • Payment: payment-related information 


We require the following data to perform under our Terms & Conditions, which enables us to provide you our Services: personal identifiers, health data.  We process the following personal data as we believe it furthers the legitimate interest of us or third parties: personal identifiers, protected characteristics, health data, commercial information, internet activity information, geolocation data, inferences drawn from other personal data, age or date of birth, gender.  Examples of legitimate interests include improvement of our operations, marketing of our Services or products, provision of customer support, protection from fraud/security threats, compliance with legal obligations and completion of corporate transactions. You may unsubscribe from our mailing lists and opt out of marketing materials.  

 

Your personal information may be used for the purposes of:

  • Delivering the information you request

  • Informing you about our products and services, or those of our partners that we believe may be of interest to you (provided that you do not opt out of this service)

  • Providing ongoing service and support, including resolution of any issues with the services or products you request from ThyForLife

  • To improve and develop the Services, including testing, research, analysis and product development

  • Conducting research solely or together with select partners 

  • Administering the contests if you elect to enter them

  • Fulfilling internal accounting and business administration requirements

  • Complying with laws and regulation requirements

  • Processing orders or transactions 

  • To protect against or deter fraudulent, illegal or harmful actions and maintain the safety, security and integrity of our Services

  • ThyForLife collects personal information from individuals applying for employment at ThyForLife, such as educational and employment background, criminal record verification, residency and/or citizenship information, and other information necessary for us to screen and evaluate potential employees

  • Your data will be held in Europe and/or North America. If you are a resident in the UK, EU or EEA, we will hold your personal data outside of the EEA. If you are Canadian resident, we may hold your data outside of Canada.

 

As a user of ThyForLife, you consent to the transfer and the processing of your app data in the US, the EU and the rest of the world on an anonymized, aggregated user basis. We may use third parties to process payments, conduct customer service operations, serve advertisements on our website, conduct analytics, perform research, send emails or run promotions.

 

GENERAL 

 

Our website uses “cookies” to recognize your computer/ mobile phone when you return that we may use to personalize our website, evaluate and improve customer experience.  Most web browsers allow you to change your settings of the cookies. Third party vendors may serve ThyForLife ads across the internet based on a user’s prior visit to our website.  You can opt out of third-party usage of cookies for advertising purposes via the Network Advertising Initiative, http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices.

 

We may transfer any information about you on an anonymized, aggregated user basis as an asset in reference to a merger or sale involving part of or all ThyForLife or as part of company reorganization or other changes in corporate control.


We also advise you to take precautionary steps to ensure that the privacy of your data is maintained. Always be responsible for ensuring that no one can see or have access to your personal accounts and login username and password information. If you are using a public computer, such as a library or university, or a shared system, remember to always log out of the ThyForLife Application or Services. When you use the ThyForLife Application or Services through your employer’s computer or a mobile device owned by your employer or through an internet café, library or other internet link that is potentially insecure, then you use it at your risk.


CHANGES TO THE POLICY

 

ThyForLife reserves the right to update or change this Privacy Policy at any time, and will post the changes on its mobile application. If you use the Services after any changes to the Privacy Policy have been posted, that means you agree to all of the changes.

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