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Gut Check Privacy Policy                            

Effective Date: 12/04/2019

Privacy Policy Terms

Gut Check Foundation / Gut Check Clostridium Foundation operates the website hereinafter referred to as the “Service”.

This web page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you contact Gut Check Foundation.

We Respect Your Confidentiality

Your personal information will be held in strict confidence. We use your information only to communicate directly with you and provide access to Gut Check’s medical and scientific resources.

We Protect Your Information

If you contact Gut Check Foundation via email, we may retain the contents of your email message or our reply and your email address as part of our ongoing customer service efforts. We reserve the right to contact you after you have contacted us and may send future emails to you about Gut Check. You may, however, notify us via email if you wish to discontinue electronic communication.

We Keep Accurate Records

We keep your personal information as accurate, complete, and up to date as possible to communicate with you. Again, you may request to be purged from our records if you send us a request via email or address listed at the end of this policy.


  • Service- Service is the website operated by the Gut Check Foundation.

  • Personal Data- Personal Data means data about a living individual who can be identified from those data or from those and other information either in our possession or likely to come into our possession.

  • Usage Data- Usage Data is data collected automatically either generated either by the use of the Service.

  • Cookies- Cookies are small files stored on your devices such as computer or mobile device.

Personal Data

While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but it not limited to:

  • Email address

  • First and last name

  • Phone number

  • Address, City, State, Province, Zip/Postal code

  • Cookies and Usage Data

Tracking and Cookies Data

Our website collects IP addresses, tracks time spent on the website, pages visited and buttons clicked. This information is time stamped.  

Use of Data

Gut Check Foundation /Gut Check Clostridium Septicum Foundation uses the collected data for various purposes:

  • To provide up to date information on C. septicum and to communicate with Gut Check Foundation.

  • To interact with Gut Check Foundation when an individual chooses to do so.

  • To provide Gut Check Foundation resources or information about upcoming Gut Check events.


Transfer of Data

Your information, including personal data such as name, family, spouse, partner, email, home address, or any medical data you have voluntarily shared with Gut Check may be stored on the Gut Check list server within our email. Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to the transfer of information. 


Data will not be shared to another individual, organization or country unless there are adequate security measures in place and not without your consent. 

Security of Data

The security of your data is important to us but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Service Providers

We employ a third party mail service to send notification of Gut Check events or news. This third party has access to your Personal Data (name and address only) only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.

Links to Other Sites

Our web page may contain links to other sites not operated by us. If you click a link to a third party, you will be directed to their site and privacy policy. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit. We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services. 

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the Privacy Policy on the Gut Check Web page. 

We will let you know via email and/or a prominent notice on the Gut Check Web page as to when the change in policy will be effective and update the “effective date” at the top of this Privacy Policy.

You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to the Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page. 

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us:

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