This privacy policy applies to visitors of this site (hereinafter referred to as “visitors”) in various services such as providing information and receiving various inquiries from Parkinson’s Disease Help Note (hereinafter referred to as “this site”)( ). indicates the policy that this site complies with when handling personal information or information equivalent to it.

1.Basic policy

This site recognizes personal information’s importance and believes it is a social responsibility to protect personal information. go to Information collected on this site will be handled appropriately within the scope of the purpose of use.

2.Scope of application

This privacy policy applies only to this site.

3. Acquisition and Purpose of Use of Personal Information

The personal information of visitors acquired on this site, the purpose of use, the storage period, etc. are as follows.

3-1.We collect personal information when you leave a comment

This site collects the following personal information when visitors leave comments on this site.

  • Your name (HN) as it appears in the comment form
  • Email address displayed in the comment form
  • Comment content displayed in the comment form
  • Site name displayed in the comment form (optional)
  • IP address
  • browser user agent string

This will automatically display your “name” and “email address” the next time you leave a comment, saving you the trouble of re-entering them.

An anonymized (also known as a “hash”) string created from your email address may be provided to our Gravatar service to verify if the visitor is using her. To view the privacy policy of the service, please click here.

3-1-1.Purpose of use

To help with vandalism and spam detection, and for the convenience of our visitors. In addition, we may introduce “There was such a comment from a visitor” on this site.

If the comment is approved by Yoshida, the administrator of this site (hereafter referred to as “administrator”), the profile image will be made public along with the comment.

3-1-2. Storage period

For comments left on our site, we store the comment and its metadata for one year. However, please note that comments posted on this site will continue to be posted in order to be shared with visitors.

Note) Visitors can choose whether to save personal information in the browser.

When a visitor leaves a comment on our site, she has the option to save her name, email address and any site information (optional) she has on her browser.

3-1-3.About what this site can do about comments

If a visitor has left a comment on this site, the administrator of this site will export the personal information about the visitor (including all information provided) saved by this site to the visitor as an export file. You can respond to the request “I want to receive”. A confirmation email will be sent to the visitor’s email address.

In addition, we can respond to requests from visitors to “delete” their personal information. This does not include information that we are obligated to retain for administrative, legal or security purposes. A confirmation email will also be sent to the visitor’s email address when deleting.

3-2. Acquire the personal information inquired

This site has an inquiry form ( ). We acquire the following personal information entered when a visitor inquires about the inquiry form.

  • Name (HN) entered in the contact form
  • Email address entered in the inquiry form
  • Inquiries entered in the inquiry form

3-2-1. Purpose of use

To respond to inquiries and to manage visitors. By storing inquiry information from visitors, when the same visitor makes another inquiry, it is possible to respond based on the content of the past inquiry, and to respond more accurately. can.

In addition, we may introduce such inquiries on our website.

3-2-2.Storage period

Personal information entered in the inquiry form will be saved for one year.

3-2-3.Consent to Acquisition of Personal Information

We ask that you read our privacy policy before making inquiries from the inquiry form on this site.

At the time of inquiry, the visitor is deemed to have agreed to this privacy policy.

3-3.Acquisition of personal information by cookies

Our site may send cookies to the computer of the visitor.

A cookie is a mechanism that saves the usage history and input contents sent and received between the browser and the server as a file on the visitor’s computer when using the website.

3-3-1.Purpose of use

This is to improve the convenience of visitors when browsing this site.

For example, the next time you access the same page, using cookie information, the page operator can change the display for each visitor.

For example, when using a certain site, have you ever had the experience that the screen to enter the login password was displayed for the first time, but after the second time you could access without displaying the login screen? It’s because of cookies.

If the visitor’s browser settings allow the sending and receiving of cookies, the website can obtain the cookie key from the visitor’s browser.

To protect privacy, the visitor’s browser only sends cookies sent and received by the website’s server.

3-3-2.Storage period

Cookies for comments left on our site are stored for one year.

3-3-3.Acquisition of Cookie Information by Third Parties

Advertisements distributed by third parties such as Google Inc. and Yahoo Japan Corporation may be posted on this site, and in connection with this, the third party acquires the visitor’s cookie information, etc., and may be using it.

3-3-4.Suspension of distribution of advertisements such as Cooke information to third parties

The visitor accesses the opt-out (to stop providing personal information to a third party) page provided on the website of the third party, and the advertisement such as cookie information by the third party You can stop using it for distribution.

3-3-5.Permission/Rejection of Sending/Receiving Cookie Information

Visitors can select settings related to sending and receiving cookies from “Allow all cookies”, “Reject all cookies”, “Notify users when cookies are received”, etc. The setting method differs depending on the browser. For information on how to set cookies, please refer to the “Help” menu of your browser.

Please note that if you select the setting to reject all cookies, you may be restricted from using various services on the Internet, such as being unable to receive services that require authentication.

4.Management of personal information

This site thoroughly implements the following regarding the management of information provided by visitors.

4-1. Ensuring Accuracy of Information

We will endeavor to ensure that the information provided by visitors is always accurate and up-to-date.

4-2. Security control measures

To prevent leakage, loss, or damage of personal information, this site implements appropriate security measures to protect personal information.

4-3. Disposal of personal information

When personal information is no longer needed, it will be promptly discarded.

4-4. Disclosure, Correction, Addition, Deletion, Suspension of Use of Personal Information

If the visitor wishes to disclose, correct, add, delete, or suspend the use of personal information, we will promptly respond after confirming the identity of the visitor.

If you wish to do any of the above, please contact us at the email address below.

E-mail address: pdnote ★ (Please replace ★ with @)

5.Provision of personal information to third parties

This site will not provide personal information provided by visitors to third parties without obtaining the consent of the visitors themselves. In the future, if we decide to provide a third party, we will present the information to be provided and the purpose of the provision, etc., and obtain the consent of the visitor, except in cases stipulated in Article 23, Paragraph 1 of the Personal Information Protection Act. It will be provided to a third party only when it is obtained.

6.About personal information of minors

If a minor comment on this site or makes an inquiry using the inquiry form, the consent of a person with parental authority must be obtained. It is assumed that there is consent from the person.

7.Contact information for the operator

Please contact us at the following e-mail address regarding this site or the handling of personal information.

Site operator Yoshida

Mail address:pdnote ★ replace ★ with @)

8. About access analysis tools

This site uses Google’s access analysis tool “Google Analytics”.

This Google Analytics uses cookies to collect access information. This access information is collected anonymously and is not personally identifiable.

Google Analytics cookies are retained for 26 months. This function can refuse collection by disabling cookies, so please check your browser settings.

If you would like to review the Google Analytics Terms of Service, please click here. Also, if you would like to know more about “How Google uses her data when she uses her Google partner’s sites and apps”, click here.

9.Advertisement services distributed by third parties

This site uses third-party advertising service “Google Adsense”.

Third-party advertisement distributors such as Google use cookies (such as information when visitors to this site access this site or other sites) in order to display advertisements according to the interests of visitors. You must to do something before you go on.

Visitors can disable advertisements tailored to visitors (hereinafter referred to as “personalized advertisements”) in the advertisement settings. Click here to set it up. You can also opt out of her third-party vendor’s cookies for personalized advertising by visiting

If you have not disabled the posting of advertisements by third-party distribution, advertisements distributed by third-party distributors and advertising networks may be displayed on the site.

Click here for details of the third-party ad distributors that Google permits to serve ads.

10. About Rakuten Ichiba and Amazon ad delivery

PD Note Help is an affiliate program set up for the purpose of providing a means for sites to earn referral fees by advertising and linking to and Rakuten Ichiba. Participant of Rakuten Ichiba Affiliate Program.

Third parties (such as Amazon and other advertisers) may serve content and advertisements, collect information directly from visitors, and may set or recognize cookies on visitors’ browsers.

11.Changes to privacy policy

This site will comply with Japanese laws and regulations that apply to personal information and will review and improve the content of this privacy policy as appropriate. The latest amended Privacy Policy will always be disclosed on this page.

Formulated November 30, 2019

Revised December 19, 2021