Privacy Policy

We respect the privacy of our users, content contributors, and translators and want to make clear to everyone how we use personal information that the Stream2MD website and service acquires during the course of its operations. We will never sell or rent your personal information to any third party.

Information We Collect

We may collect sensitive information about you. "Sensitive information" consists of your full name, date of birth, e-mail address, physical address, phone number, and bank account or credit card information.
We may collect other limited information about you. This may include information about the type of browser you are using, the Internet Protocol address of your originating Internet Service Provider, and your viewing history. We do not connect this limited information about you with any sensitive information about you that we may have.

Cookie Policy (“Stream2MD,” “we” or “us”) and our partners use cookies and other tracking technologies to collect information about your use of the websites and the associated services which include email communications (collectively, the “Services”).

  • “Cookies” are small data files that a website places on your browser when you visit the website. Cookies allow a website or third party to recognize your browser. There are three primary types of cookies:
    • Session cookies are specific to a particular visit and carry information as you view different pages within a website. Session cookies expire and delete themselves automatically in a short period of time, e.g., when you leave the website or when you close your browser.
    • Persistent cookies enable us to recognize you when you visit our website and remember your preferences. Persistent cookies are stored on your browser or mobile device until you choose to delete them, and otherwise typically delete themselves at expiration.
    • Third-party cookies are placed by someone other than us, and may gather browsing activity across multiple websites and sessions. They are usually persistent cookies and are stored until you delete them or they expire based on the time period set in each third-party cookie.
  • “Web beacons” are small graphic files (sometimes called “clear GIFs” or “web pixels”) that are embedded in images on pages of a website or in an email and are typically used to track a user’s activity on the page or whether an email was opened. The beacon sends back to the home server (which can belong to the host site, a network advertiser or some other third party) information from your browser, such as the IP address, the URL of the page on which the beacon is located and the content viewed, the type of browser that is accessing the site and the ID number of any cookies on your computer previously placed by that server.

The cookies used in connection with your use of the Services will generally fall within one of the following categories:

  1. Necessary functionality: These cookies are essential to enable you to navigate the Stream2MD Network properties and access the Services in a safe and secure manner.
  2. Important functionality: These cookies help us authenticate registered members, remember your profession, specialty, preferences and content interests so that we can provide an enhanced and more personalized user experience.
  3. Performance and Analytics: These cookies provide data on how the Services are functioning to help us improve the performance of the Services and the user experience.
  4. Advertising/Marketing Services: These cookies enable us and our advertising partners to deliver advertisements with the Stream2MD Network and on third party sites that are more relevant to you and your interests based on your member registration information, content browsing activity, use of the Services and in some cases, other information about you that we or our advertisers have obtained from other sources. Cookies may be used to limit the number of times you see a particular advertisement and to measure of the effectiveness of an advertising campaign.

We may use cookies and other tracking technologies to recognize individual users when they access the Services, remember user preferences, keep track of users’ access to and use of the Services, track whether our emails opened and whether links are clicked, ensure that the Services are functioning properly, analyze trends and to personalize the Services, including advertising within the Stream2MD Network and on third party websites, so that it is relevant to individual user’s interests which may be inferred based on profession, specialty, location, prior activity within the Stream2MD Network and also other information that we or our partners may have about our users.

When you use the Services, we may collect information about your device including the IP address (which provides non-precise information, e.g., city or zip code level, about the approximate physical location of the device), unique device identifier (which is different than the device’s serial number), cookie information, advertising ID (which is a unique, user-resettable identification number for advertising associated with a mobile device), browser information (including referring URL), operating system, mobile carrier, device settings and App version and usage information, all of which we may associate with information about your use of the Services. When enabled by you, we collect precise location information provided by your mobile device, which you may disable through the device settings. If you are a member of the Stream2MD Network, we may elect to associate the information collected by cookies and other tracking technologies with your registration information and other information we have about you.

We may personalize the Services, including the advertising you see within the Stream2MD Network, on third party websites and in our email communications, based on your registration information, information collected about your use of the Services and information we receive from third party sources. We partner with third parties to manage and conduct our advertising activities including advertising on third party websites. These third parties may use cookies and other tracking technologies to deliver this advertising based on your activities and interests as inferred from your use of the Services and other information they have about you. Also, advertisers may use their own cookies and other tracking technologies in the advertisements served to you through the Services.

For additional details, refer to the Stream2MD Privacy Policy.

Your Choices

Most browser software can be set to reject all cookies, including third party cookies, however, if you choose to reject our cookies, your ability to access and use the Services will be limited. Typically the cookie settings are within the “options” or “preferences” menu in your browser. The links below provide information about cookie settings for some commonly used browsers:

You can opt-out of interest-based advertising on the Sites by rejecting cookies and through preferences manager or, if you are located in the European Union (EU), you may also opt-out here. Please note that even if you reject cookies and opt-out of interest-based advertising, you will continue to receive generic advertisements through the Services. Note that the Sites do not respond to web browser “do not track” signals. You can learn more about managing your preferences for ads online, particularly for many third-party advertising networks, through resources made available by the Digital Advertising Alliance at or the Network Advertising Initiative at Note that if you delete cookies, use a different device, or change web browsers, you may need to opt out again.

You may control interest-based advertising on your mobile device by enabling the “Limit Ad Tracking” setting in your iOS device’s settings or “Opt out of Ads Personalization” in your Android device’s settings. This will not prevent you from seeing advertisements, but will limit the use of device advertising identifiers to personalize ads based on your interests. You also may disable the transmission of precise location information through your device settings.

Please refer to the Stream2MD Privacy Policy to learn how you can contact us for more information.

We reserve the right to change this Cookie Policy at any time and any changes will be effective upon posting unless we advise otherwise. We encourage you to periodically review this Cookie Policy for current information about our use of cookies and other tracking technologies.

Cookies Consent
Website analysis with Google Analytics: These cookies assign a randomly generated ID to your device, enabling us to recognize your device upon your next access.
Lifespan: 6 months

Other Websites

The Stream2MD website may contain links to other websites not controlled by Stream2MD
Please be aware that Stream2MD is not responsible for the privacy practices of these other websites. We encourage you to be aware of when you leave the Stream2MD website and to read the privacy policies of other websites you visit.

How We Use Your Information

We use your information to provide the services offered by the Stream2MD website and service; to respond to and process your requests for services and information; to notify you of updated or changed information, website features, promotional opportunities, or services that we offer. We will not send you notices, updates, newsletters, or advertising unless you have explicitly agreed (by "opting-in") to accept such communications. We reserve the right to send you notices necessary for your account with Stream2MD to be maintained.
We will never rent or sell your sensitive personal information to any third party. We treat your sensitive personal information as confidential, and have systems, procedures, and policies in place so that our employees also understand the confidential nature of your sensitive personal information. We will only disclose your sensitive personal information to a third party if compelled to do so by law. Unless the law prohibits us from doing so, we will make a good-faith effort to notify you in advance of any such disclosure.
We may allow our advertisers to deliver targeted alerts, advertisements, or messages to the Stream2MD website as you are using it. We may provide our advertisers with limited information (non-sensitive information) about your use of the site to facilitate this service.

Your Stream2MD Password

Your Stream2MD password is unique to your Stream2MD account and is designed to protect your account from unauthorized access and use. Stream2MD will not be responsible for any lost, stolen, or otherwise disclosed passwords. Your password should be protected and should not be disclosed to anyone.

Changes to Policy

Stream2MD reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at anytime. In the event that we make a material change to our policy we will post a notice of the change on this page, and will notify you of the change when you log in to your Stream2MD account.

Last Updated on 1 September, 2020