Data Collected

No personal data is collected by MedWorm and searches on MedWorm are anonymous.

Data Hosting

MedWorm is hosted by Hostarts a secure fully managed hosting service, with the latest intel Xeon Gold, DDoS protection, intelligent firewall and round the clock technical support.

MedWorm Cookies

MedWorm makes use of 'sessions', which create temporary cookies for essential functioning of the site: to stop you losing your search when you navigate between pages. Session cookies are usually automatically destroyed by your internet browser when you close your browser and also expire shortly after leaving the MedWorm website. The session variables will automatically expire after 30 minutes of inactivity on the MedWorm site. No personal data or identifiers are stored in the session cookies.

Third Party Cookies and Privacy Policies

MedWorm utilizes third party statistical tracking services: Google Analytics and Statcounter, which install cookies to enable the use of their services which provide MedWorm with statistical information regarding site usage. Please click on their links to see their privacy policies.

Ads served on MedWorm may be from Google Ads,, SOVRN or Adprime Media. These ads use cookies. Please click on their links to read about their privacy policies and opt out functionalities.

For the purpose of GDPR regulation: MedWorm has specified to SOVRN that the MedWorm site would like to opt out of ads that target users through the use of personal profiling in Europe. Adprime Media ads are not served on MedWorm in Europe, only in the US and occasionally in Canada.

Changes to Policy

Any changes to this policy as MedWorm functionality is further developed will be posted here.

If you have any queries or objections to this policy or MedWorm's functionality, please use the enquiries form on this website.

This policy was last updated on 4th March 2019.