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Privacy and Cookies Policy

This Privacy Policy describes how the European Diabetes Clinic Foundation with its registered office in Dąbrowa Górnicza, 11 Budowlanych Street, NIP: 6292467741, (hereinafter referred to as the “Foundation”), collects, stores and uses information about users visiting the website: eukc.pl. We limit the information collected and used about the users to the minimum necessary, which allows us to provide our services at an appropriate level.


The Foundation has not appointed a Data Protection Officer. In all matters relating to data protection, please contact the Foundation directly as follows:
a) via email: fundacja@eukc.pl
b) by telephone: (32)308-77-77,
c) by post: Europejska Klinika Cukrzycy, ul. Budowlanych 11, 41-303 Dąbrowa Górnicza.

What are cookies?

Cookies are computer data, including text files that a web browser can send to a server each time you visit our website, which are stored on the user’s terminal device. Cookies contain, inter alia, data such as the name of the website they come from, the time they are stored on your end device and a unique number that has been generated to identify the web browser you use to connect to the website. Cookies often store information that is necessary for a website to function properly. Cookies can also store a unique number that identifies the user’s terminal device on the basis of which it is not possible to determine the identity of the user. You can find out more details about cookies by visiting the following websites, among others: wszystkoociasteczkach.pl; youronlinechoices.com or in the menu of your web browser in the “help” section.

What cookies do we use?

We use cookies on our website, which contain information that allows us to customimze content to your needs, improve the performance of our website and analyse the traffic on our website. In particular, we use cookies on our website to:

  • collect anonymous statistics so that we can better understand user expectations and develop the website to make it even more user-friendly,
  • ensure proper functioning of selected functions of the website,
  • optimise the website (i.e. adjusting its appearance to the most popular devices),
  • ensure an even load on the servers,
  • prevent multiple presentations of a message to the same user informing about the use of cookies by the website.

Our websites may include plug-ins and functionalities of third parties, which have their own privacy policies and personal data processing rules. These functionalities are used in order to:

  • monitor traffic on our websites;
  • collect statistics which enable us to understand how visitors use our websites and to customize our websites and products to the needs of our visitors;
  • use the communication tool;
  • integrate with social networking sites;

This Privacy Policy applies only to websites owned by the Foundation. The Foundation’s websites may contain links to other websites. We accept no responsibility for the content of other websites, and this Privacy Policy does not apply to any sites to which we link.

The mechanisms you will encounter on our sites are:

Google Analytics (more information at: google.com/analytics/);
Facebook and Pixel Facebook (more information at: facebook.com);
Instagram (for more information visit: Instagram.co.uk);
Twitter (more info at: Twitter.co.uk);
Youtube (for more information visit: www.youtube.com);

What can you do to change your cookie settings?

If you do not agree to our use of cookies or wish to limit the scope of our use of cookies, you can either opt out of using our website or change your browser settings. You can change the settings of your browser regarding cookies at any time, in particular to block the automatic handling of cookies (in whole or in part). It is also possible to block the operation of Google Analytics by the user through an optional browser add-on available at:

https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout, which, when installed and activated, disables Google Analytics measurements on all pages viewed by the user. More information on the possibilities and methods
of using cookies is available in the settings of the web browser
you are using. You must bear in mind that restricting or excluding the cookies we use may affect some of the functionality that is available on our website.

You can find out more details about how to change your cookie settings in your browser’s menu in the “help” section. You can obtain detailed information by visiting for example the following sites:

Mozilla: https://support.mozilla.org/pl/kb/usuwanie-ciasteczek
Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=pl
Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/pl-pl/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-
Safari: https://support.apple.com/pl-pl/guide/safari/sfri11471/mac
Opera: https://help.opera.com/pl/latest/web-preferences/

With whom do we share your data?

The recipients of your personal data may be the Foundation’s subcontractors for the services they provide, including IT services, in accordance with signed contracts. They are not entitled to use your data for their own purposes. Your data is not transferred by us to other countries or international organisations.
Personal data is only obtained if you provide it during registration, by sending an e-mail or by filling in a form in your enquiries to the Foundation and in similar situations where you have chosen to provide such information to the Foundation.

Data retention period

The period for which data is retained depends on the purpose for which it was provided. Logs will be kept by us indefinitely and will support the administration of the site by, among other things, generating statistics. Their content will be disclosed only to persons authorized to administer the server.
Foundation will exercise due diligence to properly secure the personal data
provided, in particular against their disclosure to unauthorised persons.

Rights of data subjects

You have the right to access your data, and the right to rectify, erase, restrict processing, the right to data portability, the right to object, the right to withdraw consent at any time without affecting the lawfulness of processing, if the data were processed on the basis of consent,
otherwise the termination of processing will be carried out on the basis of other provisions.

Right to lodge a complaint to the supervisory authority

You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the supervisory authority of the President of the Data Protection Authority in charge of personal data protection in the Member State of your habitual residence, place of work or place where the alleged infringement has been committed.
Information about the freedom or obligation to provide data. The provision of data is voluntary, however in many cases certain services cannot be provided if you do not provide us with the necessary data. The provision of a certain set of data is, for example, necessary in order to send a request via the contact form

Website content

All content and images, graphics, diagrams, charts, etc. on this website are
subject to copyright and intellectual property protection.
Please do not copy, distribute, publish or process the content of the website in part or in whole. Use of the content and other materials requires the written permission of the Foundation.