1.0 Cookie Policy:

This website uses cookies to better the users experience while visiting the website. Where applicable this website uses a cookie control system allowing the user on their first visit to the website to allow or disallow the use of cookies on their computer/device. This complies with recent legislation requirements for websites to obtain explicit consent from users before leaving behind or reading files such as cookies on a user’s computer/device.

Cookies are small files saved to the user’s computer hard drive that tracks, saves, and stores information about the user’s interactions and usage of the website. This allows the website, through its server to provide the users with a tailored experience within this website.

Users are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from this website on to their computers hard drive they should take necessary steps within their web browsers security settings to block all cookies from this website and its external serving vendors. It is however important to note that if you change your settings and block certain cookies, you will not be able to take full advantage of some features of Perfect Balance services, and we might not be able to provide some features you have previously chosen to receive.

This website uses tracking software to monitor its visitors to better understand the profile of our visitors, how they use the site and how we can provide them with a better user experience. This software is provided by Google Analytics which uses cookies to track its visitor’s usage. The software will save a cookie to your computer’s hard drive in order to track and monitor your engagement and usage of the website, but will not store, save or collect personal information. You can read the Google Privacy Policy here should you require further information:


Your web browser may also provide Perfect Balance Clinic with information about your device, such as an IP address and details about the browser that you are using. We use information provided by your browser or by the link you have clicked to understand the webpage that directed you to Perfect Balance Clinic webpage and this may be captured by performance cookies. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for the privacy practices of third parties and your use of such products and services is at your own risk.

Third Party Cookies – Other cookies may be stored to your computer’s hard drive by external vendors when this website uses referral programs, sponsored links or adverts. Such cookies are used for conversion and referral tracking and typically expire after 30 days, though some may take longer. No personal information is stored or collected.

1.1 Our current cookies

We use the following cookies on our website:

1.1.1 Necessary cookies

These cookies let you move around our websites and use all their features. Without them, you wouldn’t be able to do things like view your profile, view timesheets, or use forms to improve compliance. These cookies also help keep your session secure.

Cookie name Duration Description
PHPSESSID End of browser session This is a general purpose identifier used to maintain your session variables. These cookies store temporary information to enable site functionality. They are automatically deleted when you close your browser.
XSRF-TOKEN Temporary This protects the session from cross-site request forgeries. Cross-site request forgeries are a type of malicious exploit whereby unauthorized commands are performed on behalf of the authenticated user.
laravel_session Temporary This provides a way to store information about your session requests.
laravel_mage_sess_id Temporary This is used by the ID Shop to determine an active session
ow_cookie_notice 1 month This is used by the ID Shop to determine if you have accepted the Cookies message
Local Storage Temporary This saves data on your computer to speed up performance of the website applications, as it reduces the number of database queries that are needed on the server.

1.1.2 Performance cookies

These simply help us improve the way our website works. They tell us how people use each page, which ones are most commonly viewed, or whether any errors occurred.

Cookie name Duration Description
__utma 2 years These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
__utma 2 years
__utmb 1 day
__utmc End of browser session
__utmz 6 months
__utmt 1 day
_ga 2 years
_gat 10 minutes
_dc_gtm Temporary
ajs_anonymous_id 1 year These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. It uses the information to compile internal user conversion and site features usage statistics.
ajs_group_id 1 year
ajs_user_id 1 year

1.1.3 Third party cookies

These cookies provide information to our third party news portal. They provide functionality to you when viewing our news stories or blog, such as social sharing. They also tell them visitor volume and type to our news and blog pages.

Cookie name Duration Description
_atuvc 2 years This is created and read by the AddThis social sharing site JavaScript on the client side in order to make sure you see the updated count if you share a page and return to it before our share count cache is updated.
__atuvs 1 hour This cookie is associated with the AddThis social sharing widget which is commonly embedded in websites to enable visitors to share content with a range of networking and sharing platforms.
_chartbeat2 1 year This is used to register if a person has visited the domain before (to calculate “new vs returning” users)
_cb 1 year This is set to use real time analytics software by Chartbeat.
_cb_is 1 year This is set to use real time analytics software by Chartbeat.

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