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Cookies last for different lengths of time depending on what they are used for.
We make use of a number of third-party services to provide functionality to our visitors, and to help us understand the performance of the NIHR Dissemination Centre website.
When the Twitter 'widget' or news feed loads, log data is sent to Twitter which includes the page visited and a cookie which identifies your browser, but not personally identifiable information. For more information visit https://twitter.com/privacy#section1.
Site usage is monitored through Google Analytics and/or Crazy Egg. The information we receive does not include any personally identifiable information.
In addition to using cookies and related technologies as described above, we also may permit certain third party companies (such as Google or Twitter) to collect and use user data about activity on the sites to help us tailor advertising that we think may be of interest.
You can opt out of some of those third parties’ interest-based advertising through the Do Not Track functionality in your web browser or through the advertising vendor’s service. Contact us if you have any specific questions or if you need further information.