This site has been created for informational purposes only to support the community and should in no way replace the advice of a medical professional, such as your physician, therapist or fitter. Please consult a physician for any health problem or medical condition. The site may also contain links to websites providing information on lymphedema. The LAQ is in no way responsible for the content of these sites.
The information on the Lymphedema Association of Québec’s website is intended to inform and educate. It is not a substitute for the knowledge, expertise, competence and informed judgment of qualified health professionals. It is not intended for use in diagnosis or treatment. If you are seeking answers to specific medical questions about your own condition, we encourage you to consult a qualified healthcare professional. The LAQ makes every effort to ensure that the information provided on this website is accurate and reliable, but we cannot guarantee its completeness or that it is error-free.
Personal data are:
The processing of collected data is lawful only if at least one of the following conditions is met:
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When users browse the www.infolympho.ca website, various personal data about users is collected.
The following data is collected automatically:
IP address, location, hardware and software details, links clicked and content the user has consulted.
The following data is collected non-automatically:
First name, last name, telephone, email, message, address, information about your medical condition, professional title and status, company, etc.This data is collected via our forms to become a member, online purchase from our store section, and our contact form to reach us.No additional data is collected without informing you in advance.
In addition, personal data collected may be shared:
If the LAQ is required to do so by law:
Except as provided in this policy, personal information will not be disclosed or shared with third parties under any circumstances.
The Lymphedema Association of Québec (LAQ) does not store personal data longer than is necessary to achieve the purposes for which it is collected.
In accordance with Chapter 3, art 12-23 of the GDPR, users of the www.infolympho.ca website have the following rights with regard to their personal data:
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Here is the contact information for the person responsible for this personal data management policy:
Lymphedema Association of Québec (LAQ)
CP 152, succursale Bureau Chef.Saint-Hyacinthe,QC, J2S 7B4
The Lymphedema Association of Québec provides support, education, and awareness to people living with lymphedema, as well as their families, friends, and healthcare professionals. We provide information and educate about lymphedema and its causes, risk reduction, and treatments for this chronic disease, and encourage scientific research leading to a cure.
Lymphedema Association of Québec
Therapeutic Support Program1 866 979-2463514 979-2463
Mailing addressCP 152, Bureau Chef Branch,Saint-Hyacinthe, QC, J2S 7B4
Telephone1 866 979-2463 / 514 979-2463