Welcome to HabitNu, a website (the "HabitNu Site" or the "Site") owned and operated by Prana Diabetes, Inc. ("Prana Diabetes," the "Company," "we," "us" or "our") to provide information to help manage diabetes through interactive monitoring of diet, exercise and lifestyle coaching (the "services").
Prana Diabetes, Inc. understands how important the privacy of personal information is to our users. We understand that your privacy matters and we respect your privacy choices. This
What information we collect about you
What choices you have about your information
How we use your information
How and with whom we may share the information we have about you
How we protect your information
How to contact us with questions or concerns
Information Collected About You
Prana Diabetes Inc. will not share your data with anyone except what is necessary to implement our program, which is modeled after the Diabetes Prevention Program developed by the Centers for Disease Control. Group support and support from a lifestyle coach are central to this program. If you do not want your information to be shared with a coach or to the members of your team please contact Prana Diabetes Inc dba HabitNu customer support.
We may collect "Personal Information" about you – such as your telephone number, email address, or health information – in the following ways:
When you register for or update an existing profile on our Site;
When you use certain interactive tools and services;
When you sign-up for newsletters or other communications from us;
When you participate in an online survey; or
When you provide personal information in a community area or other public forum.
We may collect "Non-Personal Information" – information that cannot be used to identify you – via Cookies, Web Beacons, mobile device applications and from external sources, even if you have not registered with or provided any Personal Information to Prana Diabetes.
What Choices Do I Have?
How Information Collected About You Is Used
We may use information we collect about you to:
Administer your account;
Provide you with access to particular tools and services;
Respond to your inquiries and send administrative communications with you and your team members
Obtain your feedback on our Site and our offerings;
Statistically analyze user behavior and activity;
Provide you with more relevant content and advertisements;
Conduct research and measurement activities; or
Send you personalized emails or secure electronic messages pertaining to your health interests, including news, announcements, reminders and opportunities.
We may combine Personal and Non-Personal Information collected by Prana Diabetes about you, and may combine this information with information from external sources. Third parties may also use Non-Personal Information in order to display advertising that reflects the interests and preferences of our user community.
With Whom Do We Share Your Information?
Outside the purpose of administering the lifestyle change program, Prana Diabetes will not disclose any Personal Information about you unless specifically agreed to by you or:
To comply with legal requirements, such as a law, regulation, search warrant, subpoena, or court order;
In the event of a corporate change in control resulting from, for example, a merger, a sale of assets, or bankruptcy; or
In special cases, such as in response to a physical threat to you or others.
Prana Diabetes does not make your Personal Information available to third parties for their marketing purposes.
Information Collected About You:
Newsletters & Emails to You
At registration and at various times as you use the HabitNu Site, you will be given the option of providing us with Personal Information in order to receive recurring informational/promotional newsletters – such as a newsletter relating to a specific health concern – via email from Prana Diabetes and/or directly from third parties.
When you sign up for our email newsletters on the Site or at any time, you can choose to opt out of receiving additional promotional newsletters from us or our sponsors.
You can unsubscribe from a newsletter by:
Following the directions included at the bottom of the newsletter.
Logging in to the Site and using the "Contact" page to request the newsletter not be sent to you anymore.
Prana Diabetes may feature community areas and public forums where users with similar interests or medical concerns can share information and support one another or where users can post questions for experts to answer. We may also offer online discussions moderated by healthcare experts. Such communities will be open to the public and should not be considered private.
Any information (including Personal Information) you share in any online community area of the Site is by design open to the public and is not private. You should think carefully before posting any Personal Information in any public forum. What you post can be seen, disclosed to or collected by third parties and may be used by others in ways we cannot control or predict, including to contact you for unauthorized purposes. As with any public forum on any site, the information you post may also show up in third-party search engines.
If you mistakenly post Personal Information in our public areas and would like it removed, you can send us an email to request that we remove it by using the "Contact" page on the Site. In some cases, we may not be able to remove your Personal Information.
Emails You Send to Prana Diabetes
Even if you do not register with or provide any Personal Information to Prana Diabetes, we collect Non-Personal Information about your use of the HabitNu Site. "Non-Personal Information" means information that we cannot use to identify or contact you. We may also acquire Non-Personal Information about our users from external sources. While you may use some of the functionality of the Site without registration, many of the specific tools and services on the HabitNu Site require that you register on the Site.
Cookies and Web Beacons
Non-Personal Information Collected by Third Parties Not Acting on Behalf of Prana Diabetes
What Choices Do I Have?
Updating/Removing Your Personal Information
If you have registered and desire to delete any of your Personal Information you have provided to us from our systems please contact us using the contact information listed below. Upon your request, we will delete your Personal Information from our active databases and where feasible from our back-up media. You should be aware that it is not technologically possible to remove each and every record of the information you have provided to the HabitNu Site from our servers.
If you decide that you would prefer not to receive personalized email or secure electronic messages from the HabitNu Site, you may "Opt-out" and change your email preference or following the unsubscribe instructions included in each promotional email.
Most browser software can be set to reject Cookies. Most browsers offer instructions on how to reset the browser to reject Cookies in the "Help" section of the toolbar. If you reject our Cookies, certain of the functions and conveniences of the HabitNu Site may not work properly but you do not have to accept our Cookies in order to productively use the HabitNu Site.
How Information Collected About You Is Used
We use the Information we collect about you to:
administer your account,
provide you with access to particular tools and services,
respond to your inquiries you send to us and to send you administrative communications about the Site,
complete requests and transactions requested by you,
btain your feedback about the Site or our offerings,
statistically analyze user behavior and activity including how frequently areas of the Site are visited and how many emails are received and opened,
provide you with more relevant content or advertising both on the HabitNu Site or on other web sites that you visit after you leave the HabitNu Site; and
conduct research and measurement activities, including those described below.
We may combine Personal and Non-Personal Information which we collect about you, and we may combine this information with information from external sources.We have the ability to use Personal Information that you provide to send you personalized emails or secure electronic messages. During registration or at any time, you have the option of choosing whether or not you wish to receive emails pertaining to your health interests, including news, announcements, reminders and opportunities.
Research and Measurement Activities
Information that we collect about you may be combined by us with other information available to us through third parties for research and measurement purposes, including measuring the effectiveness of content, advertising or programs. This information from other sources may include age, gender, demographic, geographic, personal interests, product purchase activity or other information. We may report aggregate information, which is not able to be identified back to an individual user of the HabitNu Site, to our current or prospective advertisers and other business partners. We do not sell or share any Personal Information with any third parties, except contractors performing services on our behalf who agree not to use this information received from us for any purpose other than performing services on our behalf.
With Whom Do We Share Your Information?
Disclosures to Operations and Maintenance Contractors
Disclosures to Third Party Web Sites
How Do We Secure and Retain Your Information?
We take reasonable electronic and managerial security measures to protect the security of your Personal Information both during transmission and after we receive it. Despite our efforts to protect your Personal Information, there is always some risk that an unauthorized third party may find a way around our security systems or that transmissions of your information over the Internet may be intercepted. We cannot, therefore, guarantee the security of your Personal Information. For this reason, we recommend that you use anti-virus software and firewalls, conduct routine credit checks and use other precautions to protect yourself from security and privacy threats.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us. When you enter Personal Information (including personal health information in various tools on our website), we encrypt the transmission of that information or use SSL connections (Secure Socket Layer) technology.
We will retain your Personal Information as long as your account is active or needed to provide you services. At any time you can remove your Personal Information or instruct us to remove it, but you should be aware that it is not technologically possible to remove each and every record of the information you have provided to us from our servers. The tools on our Site that collect and store Personal Information allow you to correct, update or review information you have submitted by going back to the specific tool, logging-in and making the desired changes. We will also retain your Personal Information as necessary to comply with legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements.
We are committed to protecting the privacy of children. The HabitNu Site is not designed or intended to attract children under the age of 13. The HabitNu Site does not collect Personal Information from any person we actually know is under the age of 13. A parent or guardian, however, may use the Site to register a minor. The parent or guardian is solely responsible for providing supervision of the minor's use of the HabitNu Site. The parent or guardian assumes full responsibility for ensuring that the registration information is kept secure and that the information submitted is accurate. The parent or guardian also assumes full responsibility for the interpretation and use of any information or suggestions provided through our Site for the minor.
Contacting Us About Your Personal Information or Privacy
Last Updated: September 18, 2016