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Fondation pour la Dermatite Atopique - Recherche et Éducation (Foundation for Atopic Dermatitis - Research and Education)
Hôtel Dieu Saint Jacques
2, rue Viguerie
31000 Toulouse
Publication Director
Doctor Georges FARAH
Writing and editing news
Dr Jacques Robert  (Hôpital Lyon Sud - Lyon)
Dr Daniel Wallach  (Hôpital Cochin - Paris)


CIS VALLEY, simplified public limited liability company (S.A.S.) with a share capital of 2 500 000 Euros, registered in the BORDEAUX Trade and Companies Register under number B 410 100 747,
headquartered in Chemin de l’Hermite BP 70081 - 33523 BRUGES

The present general terms and conditions define the conditions of use of the « Fondation pour la Dermatite Atopique » internet site, which you accept simply by consulting said site.
If you do not wish to accept said terms and conditions, please exit the site.
If you are a minor, you undertake to consult this site exclusively in the presence of your parents or legal guardian who in turn have accepted the present terms and conditions.
The present terms and conditions may be changed at any time without notice.

Site objective

This site was created to provide you with information on atopic dermatitis, its symptoms, cause and treatments.
The « Fondation pour la Dermatite Atopique » site in no way constitutes a contractual offer.
Communication to the public on drugs is the subject of specific regulations. The information you find on this site must not be used to provide a medical opinion or replace a visit to a healthcare specialist.
Similarly, this information may in no way be interpreted as a recommendation to use products without a doctor's opinon.


The « Fondation pour la Dermatite Atopique » undertakes to ensure that the content of its site complies with the laws in effect. In particular, it undertakes not to communicate data breaching the rights of third parties or that is violent, pronographic or defamatory. It also undertakes not to communicate illegal content, in particular rascist, xenophobic, or pedophilic or that in any other way fails to respect human dignity.
The « Fondation pour la Dermatite Atopique » does not guarantee the accuracy and exhaustiveness of the information made available on this site.

Use of recommendations made available on the site

Information with beauty and healthcare recommendations is made available to you on the site in order to obtain recommendations on care and treatment.

This in no way constitutes a transfer of any property right related to the applications. You have simply been granted a user license for these applications, which is non-exclusive and for your private use only. Therefore, you may not copy or reproduce all or part of the applications by any current or future means and on any current or future medium, translate the applications into any other language or adapt the applications.

The « Fondation pour la Dermatite Atopique » accepts no liability for the direct or indirect consequences and/or damage that may arise due to a defect or piracy of the applications. Finally, the « Fondation pour la Dermatite Atopique » does in no way provide any explicit or implicit guarantee and accepts no liability related to the use of these recommendations, which are provided for information only and subject to confirmation by professionals.

For additional information and/or if you have a question, you may write to the following address:


The « Fondation pour la Dermatite Atopique » shall not be held liable for:

  • Damages directly or indirectly resulting from the consultation of this site or the use of the information made available on said site.
  • Direct or indirect damages resulting from the use of this site, in particular any loss of business, profits or sales, or loss of programs or data from any information system, even if the « Fondation pour la Dermatite Atopique » is informed of such potential damages.

The « Fondation pour la Dermatite Atopique » accepts no responsibility for links to other sites, which are provided for information purposes only. Connecting via a link to any other site is your sole responsibility. The « Fondation pour la Dermatite Atopique » provides no approval of the information available on these other sites and accepts no responsibility in terms of their content.

Cookies and other connection tracers

A "cookie" is a small computer program representing a block of digital data sent to your browser from a web server and stored on the hard drive of your computer, your tablet or your phone (hereinafter collectively referred to as "Equipment").

For the purposes of this section, the term "cookies" refers to any technology covered by Article 32-II of the Act of 6 January 1978, amended.

Certain "cookies" may contain private information designed to recognize you as a physical user and/or identify your Equipment. They allow the Website to identify the parts of our business which you are interested in, and thus to provide you with content aimed at matching your interests. We remind you that in this regard the retention duration of information recorded by "cookies" in your Equipment may not exceed 13 months.

The Website uses "cookies" in order, notably, to compile statistics (e.g. estimated number of visits to the Website, geographical areas where Users are located), to improve the functioning of the Website and your browsing (e.g. favoring or developing the optimization of our Website for a given browser and a given display-color type) and to aid in safe browsing, notably in combating fraud and junk mail.

Third party "cookies" are liable to be installed on your Equipment and are designed to personalize and/or improve content, including advertising, which can be used during your browsing. Depending on the media, various third party "cookies" are liable to be installed, including:

The "cookies" from social networks may be installed on your Equipment when you visit one of our pages on which content from social networks are published. We invite you to read the management policy for such "cookies" on the social networking sites of the social networks concerned.

Flash® "cookies" are files stored by Flash® software that is installed to view dynamic objects, such as animated graphics or videos. Thus Flash® "cookies" may be installed on using the Flash® application. We invite you to read the management policy for such Flash® "cookies" on the website of the company that publishes this software.

Targeting "cookies", defined by a third party such as an advertiser, which can be used to deliver publicity that better suits you or targets your interests. For example, you may be presented with advertisements for our products when you visit other websites. They can also be used to limit the number of views of an advertisement and help measure the effectiveness of an advertising campaign. These "cookies" are also used to track your movements on different websites.

In addition, we may place our "cookies" on media belonging to third parties with whom we are partners, disseminating advertisements for our brands and/or products. These "cookies" are primarily intended to present content tailored to your areas of interest and to keep an account of the consultation of our content (including advertising).

By continuing your visit to our Website, you agree that we may use "cookies" in accordance with the terms described in this section.

Internet browsers are usually configured to accept "cookies". You can of course object to their presence and reject or delete them. To this end, it is possible for you to remove them from your Equipment by viewing the help page of the browser you are using, or by rejecting "cookies" by deactivating this feature in your browser.

To change these settings, go to the "Options" or "Preferences" menu of your browser. The following links, for the most common browsers, may be useful for learning more about these settings. Otherwise, please use the "Help" section of your browser for more details.

Cookie settings for Internet Explorer 
Cookie settings for Firefox 
Cookie settings for Google Chrome 
Cookie settings for Safari and iOS

Methods for deactivating "Cookies" are detailed on the website of the French Data Protection Authority (Commission Nationale de l'Informatique et des Libertés - CNIL), in its section on "cookies and other connection tracers" available at the following address:

Remember that if you use different Equipment in different locations you will need to ensure that each browser is set to your preferences for cookies.

You can always change your choice regarding acceptance or rejection of our "cookies".

Please note that if you disable "cookies", some contents of the Website will be inaccessible and you will not be able to access all of the features of this Website.

Intellectual property rights

All the images and texts available on this site, and all the product or trademark names indicated are the exclusive property of the « Fondation pour la Dermatite Atopique » or its partners.
You can download, display or print the information available on this site for use that is exclusively private and for purposes that are not commercial, subject to refraining from changing any indication related to intellectual property rights and ensuring the following indication is set out on each copy thereof :

This document has been taken from the « Fondation pour la Dermatite Atopique » ( internet site. All reproduction rights are reserved.

Any use other than the use described above is prohibited without the prior express authorization of the « Fondation pour la Dermatite Atopique ».

Privacy protection

No personal data is collected without you being informed thereof. The « Fondation pour la Dermatite Atopique » is called upon to collect anonymous information, such as on the searches you conduct. This information is used for statistical purposes only.

However, you may be called upon to communicate personal data, which may not be transmitted to third parties without your prior authorization.
Pursuant to the French law related to information technology and freedoms of 6 January 1978, you also have a right to access, change, correct and delete your personal data by contacting the site editor.
As the Internet is an open network, the « Fondation pour la Dermatite Atopique » cannot guarantee that this data will not be misappropriated by third parties.

The « Fondation pour la Dermatite Atopique » site does not accept any form of publicity.

Date of site publication: 2 February 2010.