Cookie policy

About cookies

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files stored on your computer, tablet or mobile devices when you visit our website. The cookies are generated by a web page server, which is basically the computer that operates a website. The information the cookie contains is set by the server and it can be used by that server whenever the user visits the website.

Why are cookies used?

We use performance related cookies to collect statistical information about the visitors of our website and the pages they visits. These cookies do not collect information that identifies a visitor by name or give us access to your computer. We use these cookies to monitor what content is relevant and useful which helps us to improve the user experience of our website. Overall, cookies are used to help us provide you with a better website.

Some cookies that have been set on our websites are not related to Linus Health Europe Ltd. Pages with content embedded from Twitter and third party websites may use their own cookies. We do not control the use of these cookies and we cannot access them due to the way that these technologies work. They can only be accessed by the party who originally set them.

How to disable cookies?

Most modern browsers allow you to control your cookie settings for all websites that you browse. You can disable cookie deployment completely by editing your browser settings, however in doing this you may be limiting the functionality that is displayed on our website. Please use Google Search Engine to learn more about how to disable cookies.

Cookies deployed


_ga: used to distinguish users by Google Analytics; expires in 2 years.
_gat: used to throttle request rate; expires in 10 minutes by Google Analytics.
_dc_gtm: used to help identify the visitors by either age, gender, or interests by DoubleClick - Google Tag Manager.
NID, SID, HSID, APISID: used to load a map of the location and to remember which browser visitors are using and what preferences they have set when viewing Google Maps.
PREF: used to remember the search preferences of the visitors by Google Search, expires in 2 years.


guest_id, k, _twitter_sess: used to identify visitors that do not have a twitter account or never accessed the website directly then twitter will assign the visitor a unique code to track the visit to the Twitter feed; expires in 2 years.

__browserFingerprint: used to store a unique ID to help recognise when an anonymous user attempts to log in.