Cookies policy

This Cookies Policy forms part of the Legal Notice and the Data Protection Policy of (hereinafter, the “Website”). Accessing and browsing the Website, or using its services, implies acceptance of the terms and conditions set out in the Legal Notice and Data Protection Policy.

In order to facilitate your browsing of the Website, AFAGA Alzheimer (hereinafter, the “provider”) with registered office in Vigo, Avda. Martínez Garrido, 21 Int. with CIF G-36776920, informs you that it uses Cookies or other files with similar functionality (hereinafter, “Cookies”).

In any case, we inform you that the provider is responsible for the Cookies and the processing of data obtained through its own and third party Cookies, deciding on the purpose, content and use of the processing of the information collected.

What is a Cookie?

Cookies are files containing a small amount of information downloaded to the user’s device when visiting a website. Their main purpose is to recognise the user each time he/she accesses the Website and to improve the quality and offer a better use of the Website.

Cookies are essential elements for the functioning of the Web; they do not damage the equipment/device of the user and, if they are activated in the configuration of your browser, they help to identify and resolve possible errors in the functioning of the Website you are visiting.

Use of Cookies by the provider

By accessing the Website, you expressly accept the use of this type of Cookies on your devices. If you disable Cookies, your browsing of the Website may not be optimal and some of the utilities available on the Website may not work properly.

Therefore, the provider uses Cookies for the purposes listed below.

Specifically, the Website may use language customisation Cookies that allow the language chosen by the user to be determined and maintained when accessing the Website.

The Website is designed with the tools provided by the WordPress platform, owned by the North American company Automattic, Inc., among which are the ability to include link buttons and sharing on social networks, as well as a web visit statistics service. These tools may be implemented on this website and in order for them to function correctly, two types of cookies must be used: sharing information on social networks and WordPress Stats, which are used on this Website.

Automattic, Inc. also uses other cookies (Gravity Insights, Kissmetrics, Quantcast, ScoreCard Research Beacon and Typekit by Adobe), in order to help identify and track visitors to WordPress sites, learn how they use the Automattic website, as well as their preferences for accessing it, as stated in the section on cookies in its privacy policy.

The Website also uses Performance Cookies from Google Inc. These cookies collect anonymous information about how visitors use a website, such as which pages visitors go to most often, among other things.

These cookies do not collect personally identifiable information about the visitor. All information collected by cookies is aggregated and therefore anonymous. They are only used to improve how a website works. For more information on how cookies work and how to disable them, you can visit the Google Privacy Centre and Google Analytics Opt-out Add-on web pages.

AFAGA Alzheimer cannot control and is not responsible for the content and accuracy of the terms and conditions and privacy policies of or Google Analytics. It is these entities that determine the purpose of the processing and use of the information captured by them, at all times, as well as the operation and duration of the cookies, and that, in accordance with the information provided by both, the user has the power to prevent the capture of this information, rejecting the installation of cookies by configuring their browser.

The Website may use cookies necessary to remember the user’s browsing preferences for the duration of the Website (for example, to recognise whether the user is using a mobile device or a computer, in order to personalise the user’s interface). The cookie warning tool installed on the website may use a session cookie, the purpose of which is to remember the user’s preferences regarding the information provided on this mechanism, in order to comply with the duty to provide information on the use of cookies.

When loading the Website and accessing it, “storage in databases” and “local storage” may occur to facilitate your browsing in a faster, more agile and simpler way.

Finally, third-party cookies may be installed in the event that the user uses the tools to share some of the contents of the website on the different social networks. These cookies are installed by the social networks themselves in which the content is shared; to find out more about them, we recommend visiting the pages of these social tools.

Configuration of the user to prevent Cookies

In compliance with current legal regulations, we provide you with the information that allows you to configure your Internet browser/browsers to maintain your privacy and security in relation to Cookies. Therefore, we provide you with information and links to the official support sites of the main browsers so that you can decide whether or not you wish to accept the use of Cookies.

Likewise, you can block Cookies through the configuration tools of your browser, or you can configure your browser to warn you when a server wants to save a Cookie.

It will be understood that the user accepts the use of cookies if he/she continues to browse this website without first deactivating them.

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