Health on the Net Foundation
Hooray~! Happy Baby USA is officially certified as HONcode compliant.
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Health on the Net Foundation is a non-profit, non-governmental organization, accredited to the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations. It was created in 1995 and has since focused on the essential question of the provision of health information to citizens and information that respects ethical standards.
HON’s mission is to guide Internet users to reliable, understandable ,accessible, and trustworthy sources of medical and health information.
To receive HONcode certification a website must be reviewed for eight principles HONcode holds – authority, complementarity, confidentiality, attribution, justifiability, transparency, financial disclosure and advertising. It is an active certification where there is regular monitoring of the website.
HON is funded by the State of Geneva, several European projects, the French National Health Authority (HAS) and the Provisu Foundation. It has always been supported by the Geneva Hospital since its inception.