SOURCE: Disaboom

October 02, 2007 06:30 ET

Disaboom Launches Online Disability Community

DENVER, CO--(Marketwire - October 2, 2007) - Disaboom, Inc. (OTCBB: DSBO) today formally launched, the first online community for people living with or directly affected by disabilities or functional limitations.

"With today's launch of, hundreds of millions of people worldwide with disabilities and those whose lives they touch will finally have a place to share their stories, get answers to their questions and help create the first online community devoted to improving their daily lives," said Michael Fay, Disaboom's Chief Operating Officer. is the first comprehensive Internet community dedicated to constantly improving the way people with disabilities or functional limitations live their lives. An interactive, all-encompassing resource, is a virtual home where people with disabilities as well as their friends and family, caregivers, and the medical community can come to find not just reliable information, but also support. From forums and blogs to online support groups and social networking options, provides an opportunity for limitless expansion of people's communities, tailored to fit their individual needs and wants.

"Up until now, the information available to people with disabilities has been fragmented and difficult, if not impossible, to track down," continued Mr. Fay. "'How do I find out more about my diagnosis?' 'How do I figure out solutions that let me pursue my dreams?' And probably most important, 'How do I learn from others, and share my concerns, fears, and triumphs?' We've learned from the community that these are the issues that resonate for everyone, regardless of specific disability, and these are the issues that has been created to address."

With feedback from individual community members as well as over 500 leading disability organizations in the not for profit and for profit sectors relating to government, military and inspirational markets, is bringing features that include:

--  Forums that allow community members to post questions and answers,
    explore issues, and share experiences
--  Blogs that showcase the diverse, passionate, and highly individual
    points of view found within the dynamic disability community
--  Medical articles written by nationally recognized clinicians that not
    only explain diagnoses but also are updated regularly with the latest
    research findings
--  Lifestyle articles and information to help navigate such key issues as
    living with a disability, health and fitness, traveling with a disability,
    sports and recreation, creating an accessible home, and using assistive
    technology for greater independence
--  Profiles of athletes, parents, entertainers, and other high-achieving
    individuals who have excelled in their chosen field
--  Employment services to support both employers and job-seekers in their
    goal to create or find productive employees/employment
--  Community-written reviews of restaurants, retailers, cultural
    establishments, and other venues, searchable by locale
--  Dynamic videos that showcase people with disabilities doing what they
    do best: living life to the fullest

About Disaboom

Disaboom, Inc. was founded to develop the first interactive online community dedicated to constantly improving the way people with disabilities or functional limitations live their lives. It will also serve as a comprehensive online resource not only for people living with such conditions, but also their immediate families and friends, caregivers, recreation and rehabilitation providers, and employers. There are more than 54 million American adults living with disabilities or functional limitations today in the United States alone. Founded and designed by doctors and fellow disaboomers to meet this untapped market's specific needs, brings together content and tools ranging from specialized health information to social networking to daily living resources, in a single interactive site.

Disclaimers & Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements regarding future events and our future results that are subject to the safe harbors created under the Securities Act of 1933 (the "Securities Act") and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Exchange Act"). These statements are based on current expectations, estimates, forecasts, and projections about the industry in which the Company operates and the beliefs and assumptions of the Company's management. Words such as "expects," "anticipates," "targets," "goals," "projects," "intends," "plans," "believes," "seeks," "estimates," "continues," "may," variations of such words, and similar expressions are intended to identify such forward-looking statements. In addition, any statements that refer to projections of the Company's future financial performance, the time line for the launch of the Company's website, the prospects for selling advertising on the website, the Company's anticipated growth and potentials in its business, and other characterizations of future events or circumstances are forward-looking statements. Readers are cautioned that these forward-looking statements are only predictions and are subject to risks, uncertainties, and assumptions that are difficult to predict, including those identified in our filings with the SEC, available at All forward-looking statements made in this press release are made as of the date hereof, and we assume no obligation to update the forward-looking statements included in this news release whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise, other than as required by law.

© Disaboom, Inc., 2007.

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