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The cookies we use

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Here's the cookies we sit on you for each of our websites:

Terrence Higgins Trust

.irpauth
Expires - 30 mins
Purpose - To authenticate a logged in user

.irpident
Expires - 1 year
Purpose - To identify returning users of the site prior to log in (acquired on logging in)

BasketId
To identify the active basket for a user

CurrencyId
Expires - Unlimited 
Purpose - To identify the user's preferred currency

SC_ANALYTICS_SESSION_COOKIE
Expires - Session only
Purpose - Used for site statistics

SC_ANALYTICS_GLOBAL_ COOKIE
Expires - 1 day
Purpose - Used for site statistics

ASP.NET_SessionId
Expires - Session only
Purpose - Used to remember what choices you have made on the site

.ASPXAUTH
Expires - Session only
Purpose - Remembers if you have logged in

_utma
Expires - 2 years
Purpose -Tracks your visits to the site 

_utmb & _utmc
Expires - 30 minutes
Purpose - Records when you enter and leave the site

_utmz
Expires - 6 months
Purpose - Records where you come from - your geolocation and how you found our site

drop
Expires - 2 days
Purpose - Records whether the My Health Status box is open or closed

search
Expires - 2 days
Purpose - Records whether th In my area box is open or closed

3rd party cookies 
Google Analytics - Used for site statistics

Talksafe

.irpauth
Expires - 30 min
Purpose - To authenticate a logged in user

.irpident
Expires -1 year
Purpose - To identify returning users of the site prior to log in (acquired on logging in)

BasketId
Expires - Unlimited
Purpose - To identify the active basket for a user

CurrencyId
Expires - Unlimited
Purpose - To identify the user's preferred currency

3rd party cookies 
Google Analytics - Used for site statistics
addthis.com - Used in social sharing
Facebook - Used in social sharing and logging in
Twitter.com - Used in social sharing

It Starts With Me

_utma
Expires 2 years

_utmb
Expires daily

_utmc
Expires at end of session

_utmz
Expires 6 months

Answers
Expires at end of session

Assessment
Expires at end of session

Entry
Expires at end of session

Last Question
Expires at end of session

Selected Content
Expires 1 month

FacebookAccessToken
Expires at end of session

Facebook id
Expires at end of session

Clever dick 

SC_ANALYTICS _SESSION_COOKIE
Expires - 1 day
Purpose - Used for site statistics

ASP.NET_SessionId
Expires - Session only
Purpose - Used to remember what choices you have made on the site

_utma
Expires - 2 years
Purpose - Tracks your visits to the site

_utmb & _utmc
Expires - 30 minutes
Purpose - Records when you enter and leave the site

_utmz
Expires - 6 months
Purpose - Records where you come from - your geolocation and how you found our site

_atuvc
Expires - 2 years
Purpose - Records when you share a page

Mambo

3rd party cookies
Google Analytics - Used for site statistics
addthis.com - Used in social sharing
Facebook - Used in social sharing and logging in
Twitter.com -Used in social sharing

Young and Free

_utma
Expires - 2 years
Purpose - Tracks your visits to the site

_utmb & _utmc
Expires - 30 minutes
Purpose - Records when you enter and leave the site

_utmz
Expires - 6 months
Purpose - Records where you come from - your geolocation and how you found our site

Biology, Better clinics, Condoms, YGM, Hardcell, PEP, Infections

3rd party cookies
Google Analytics - Used for site statistics