What are cookies?
Cookies are files that contain information about the user. The cookie mechanism was introduced to distinguish between visiting users in the HTTP protocol. It is thanks to them, among others Our website visits and our preferences, such as the language of the website, products in the online store or even the place of residence, are remembered.
Owners of websites through cookies are able to determine the interests of their users, create website statistics and display advertisements for products that may be of interest to us. In short, thanks to cookies, websites and advertisements placed on them are tailored for us individually, making them much more attractive.
How do cookies work?
They are saved at the request of the server or a script on the user's browser side. We can divide them into session (temporary) files, permanent and third-party cookies. Session files are stored until logging out of the website or turning off the browser, and the latter for a certain time, which is specified in the cookie file. Third party cookies are files that come from, among others. from advertising servers, service providers or company servers. It is this type that is used in advertising.
Cookies can be deleted by the user at any time.
When browsing the Website, one or more cookies may be saved on your device (end device), according to the consent granted and the browser configuration. Please read the following information about cookies and how they are used.
Cookies are small files that are placed in the device's permanent memory when visiting certain websites. They contain information about your device and do not contain data about your identity. These files cannot be used to infect your device with viruses or other malware.
In cookies, we store basic, anonymous information about users and patients (e.g. an identifier assigned by our Website) and data to improve the comfort of using the Website, needed to optimize and correctly display the content of the subpages.
The information collected using cookies also allows you to adjust the use of the Website to your individual needs and preferences, maintain a session on the Website after logging in, and are also used to develop general statistics on the use of the Website in order to improve the structure and content of the Website.
Types of cookies
The Website uses two basic types of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are temporary files that are stored on the User's end device until logging out, leaving the website or turning off the software (web browser). Permanent cookies are stored on the end device for the time specified in the cookie parameters (cookies may remain on the User's device for various periods - it may be the duration of the session or the set duration) or until you delete them.
The website may use the following types of cookies:
- Necessary cookies - necessary for the proper functioning of the Website. You can deactivate them only by changing the settings in your browser, but this may affect the proper operation of the Website.
- Analytical cookies - they are used to analyze your behavior on our website. By conducting such analyzes, we can observe trends in the interest of Website visitors in the information we publish, and improve the convenience of using the Website. Thanks to them, we can find out which pages are the most and least popular, and understand how visitors navigate our website site. All data these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore remains anonymous.
- Social - they are used to share pages and content of our Website that are interesting through external social networks and other websites.
- Advertising - they are used to adapt the content of the Online Store Website to your preferences and to optimize the use of the Website and to optimize the advertising and marketing offer for our users.
How can you opt out of profiling cookies?
The consent to profiling may be revoked at any time - however, this will not affect the lawfulness of the processing of personal data carried out before its withdrawal.
The consent to profiling may be revoked by clicking on the following button: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Changing cookie preferences
You can turn off the tracking of movements on the Website yourself, using the following device: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
You can change the settings in your browser so that it requests the acceptance of cookies, that it accepts or rejects only certain types of cookies, or rejects all of them. Detailed information on the possibilities and methods of handling cookies is available in the software settings (of the web browser - in the description of the browser's help function).
As a Website user, you may stop providing this information to the Website at any time by deleting cookies stored on your end devices by the Website. To do this, you need to change the settings of the currently used web browser.
You can also configure your browser in a way that will block the installation of cookies for specific websites selected by you or for all websites. Such settings may result in the loss of some of the Website's functionalities that require the installation of cookies.