Cookies & Privacy

Our use of Cookies

The alsmnd website currently sets a single cookie which is used by our content management system to identify a specific user session. You can disable cookies in your browser and still use all areas of the website with no ill effects.

Cookies are small text files which are stored on your computer. No personal information is stored in the cookies set by the alsmnd website.

More information about what cookies are and how you can disable or enable them is available at

Information Collection

ALS/MND is the sole owner of the information collected on

Log Files

Like most standard Web site servers we use log files. This includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track users’ movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses, etc. are not linked to personally identifiable information.

Communications from the Site


If a user wishes to subscribe to our newsletter, we ask only for an email address. Out of respect for our users’ privacy we provide a way to opt-out of these communications.


This Web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we, ALS/MND, are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every Web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Web site.

Notification of Changes

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes to this privacy statement on the homepage, and other places we deem appropriate so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.

Contact Information

If users have any questions or suggestions regarding our privacy policy, please contact us via the address given on our contacts page.