Use of Cookies

NHS Lanarkshire Sexual Health website uses cookies to provide a service finder function for users and to allow us to track visitor numbers, how they use our site and which pages they visit.

This means that you will receive cookies by visiting our site – providing your browser is set to allow them.  You can choose to prevent your browser accepting cookies from our site by changing your browser settings.  Your browser help feature should provide more information on how to disable individual cookies or how to reject all cookies or how to reject all cookies.

A cookie is a text file sent between your web browser and our web server.  Cookies help our web server to differentiate between you and other users and store your preferences for a single visit, for example if you wish to view our site with larger text.

Cookies do not identify people or tell us who you are, instead they collect browser data including the information requested and sent by the visitor’s browser, for example your browser type and the number of times you visit a page.

To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org

Cookies used on this site:

 

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Cookie

 

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Sexual Health Services in Lanarkshire (powered by Google Maps) Preferences
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The PREF and NID cookie may store your preferences and other information, in particular your preferred language (e.g. English), how many search results you wish to have shown per page (e.g. 10 or 20), and whether or not you wish to have Google’s SafeSearch filter turned on. Please see more detailed information about types of cookies used by Google and the Google Privacy Policy.
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CMS PHPSESSID This website is powered by wordpress. The PHPSESSID cookie is set to identify your unique session each time you visit the website.
CMS wp-settings-[UID] This website is powered by wordpress. The wp-settings-[UID] cookie is set to identify your unique session each time you visit the website. (FOR SITE ADMINS / LOGGED IN USERS ONLY)
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