Cookie Policy

Use of Cookies

WebMD Health Services Group, Inc. (“WebMD,” “we” or “us”) and our service providers use “cookies”, pixel tags, and other digital markers on www.webmdhealthservices.com (the “Site”). We also use pixel tags in our newsletters. A “cookie” is a very small piece of information in the form of a text file placed on your computer. A pixel tag is a small image file that allows us to know that you have visited one of our pages. These digital markers allow us and our service providers to recognize that you have visited the Site before. They can also tell us whether you have clicked on a link in one of our newsletters.


Site Performance

We use cookies to create aggregated statistics on visitors to the Site and their browsing behavior. We use this information to understand what portions of the Site are relevant to and to make improvements. The data is aggregated, which means we cannot identify you as an individual.

This Site uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies to help the Site analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the Site (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the Site, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to Site activity and internet usage.  You can view Google’s privacy policy here.



Our service providers also use cookies and digital markers to assist us with our advertising programs. When you visit other websites you may see an advertisement for WebMD or our services because you visited the Site. You may opt-out of network advertising programs that track your activities across multiple websites to deliver personalized advertising content to you.  In the U.S., please visit the Digital Advertising Alliance Ad Choices Opt-Out Page.


Guide to Disabling Cookies

You can also set your browser to accept or reject all specific cookies. You can also set your browser to alert you each time a cookie is presented to your computer. You can delete cookies that have been stored on your computer.  The links below provide information about cookie settings for some commonly used browsers:

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