Privacy Policy

Effective July 29th, 2008

Our Commitment To Privacy

Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.

The Information We Collect:

This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the website. The personal information collected at registration are:

To take full advantage of, users are encouraged to create an optional user profile. The personal information collected for the user profile are:

The Way We Use Information:

We use your first name and email to identify you as a user for logging into the website. Your timezone is used set the correct day for you when log into the website. Your last name and location are only used for your public profile, should you choose to have one (by default the public profile is turned OFF).

The information in your optional user profile are used to to personally calculate your daily nutritional requirements, for your own benefit.

We may use your email address to send you administrative email or service announcements pertaining to the website.

Finally, we never use or share with third parties the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.

Public profiles

By default your user profile in is NOT public, so no one can see your information or what you are eating. You may choose to make your profile public and what information can be seen publicly by setting the option when you edit your user profile.


We use outside ad companies to display ads on our site. These ads may contain cookies. Cookies received with banner ads are collected by our ad companies, and we do not have access to this information.

How we use cookies

When you access our website, we, or companies we hire to track how our website is used, may place small data files called "cookies" on your computer.

We send a "session cookie" to your computer when you log in to your account. This type of cookie helps us to recognize you if you visit multiple pages on our site during the same session, so that we don't need to ask you for your password on each page. Once you log out or close your browser, this cookie expires and no longer has any effect.

We also use longer-lasting cookies for other purposes such as to display your e-mail address on our sign-in form, so that you don't need to retype the e-mail address each time you log in to your account.

We encode our cookies so that only we can interpret the information stored in them. You are free to decline our cookies if your browser permits, but doing so may interfere with your use of our website.

Our Commitment To Data Security

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Our Commitment To Children's Privacy:

Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13.

How You Can Access Or Correct Your Information

You can access all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain by clicking on the Account link at the top and bottom of every page on the website. Directly on that page you will find the basic information you entered during registration, and by clicking on the Update your user profile or change your targets link you may access the information in your user profile. You must be logged into the website in order to access this information. We use this procedure to better safeguard your information.

To change whether your profile is public or not, you may do this by editing your user profile as described in the above paragraph. By default profiles are NOT public.

How To Contact Us

Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please send us an email at