SOURCE: GoHealthInsurance.com

November 21, 2008 08:00 ET

GoHealth Insurance Partners With Online Health News Source HealthDay.com

Health News Website HealthDay.com Partners With Insurance Portal GoHealthInsurance.com to Bring Daily Health Care and Health Insurance News to Online Insurance Shoppers; HealthDay.com Reports on a Wide Variety of Health Care and Health Insurance Topics for Consumers and Physicians

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - November 21, 2008) - Online health insurance portal GoHealthInsurance.com recently partnered with HealthDay.com (http://www.healthday.com) an online health news syndicator based in Norwalk, Connecticut, to provide health insurance shoppers with the latest in health and health insurance news.

At GoHealthInsurance.com, shoppers can read HealthDay.com's daily news feed to stay informed about top health news stories around the world.

HealthDay.com covers a vast range of health and health care topics -- including everything from physical and mental health to environmental health to health technology. The online news syndicator also reports on breaking medical insurance news and trends in the insurance industry.

In addition to breaking health news, HealthDay.com also keeps readers up-to-date on the latest prescription drug approvals by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), along with providing some helpful health tips for everyday well-being.

"HealthDay.com's daily news articles are a great way to stay informed about the most pressing health care issues," said Brandon Cruz, President and CTO of GoHealth Insurance's parent company, Norvax, Inc. "We're proud to partner with a trusted online news source like HealthDay.com to provide health and health insurance news to consumers every day on GoHealthInsurance.com."

For health professionals, there is also a news section devoted to physicians at HealthDay.com. The "Physician's Briefing" health news section reports on top stories from the peer-reviewed medical journals all over the world and covers reports from the FDA, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Health professionals must register to view articles in the Physician's Briefing.

HealthDay.com is a renowned health news source featured in major web health sites such as HealthFinder from HHS and MedlinePlus from the NIH, in online portals such as Yahoo!, MSN.com, and EverydayHealth, and in news publications including the Washington Post, Forbes, and BusinessWeek. They have been awarded with the Platinum Award for Best Health/Healthcare Content from eHealthcare Strategy & Trends three years in a row from 2006 to 2008.

The news feed on HealthDay.com is also available in Spanish and Japanese.

To find the daily HealthDay.com news feed at GoHealthInsurance.com, browse to www.gohealthinsurance.com/medical-news/.

About GoHealth Insurance

GoHealthInsurance.com makes buying health insurance simple. GoHealth Insurance explains health coverage options in plain English, provides free individual and group health insurance quotes, connects shoppers with local agents, and helps consumers choose plans that meet their health and budget needs.

About HealthDay.com

HealthDay is a division of ScoutNews, LLC, a Norwalk, Conn.-based news and information company. HealthDay is in the news syndication business. The news produced by HealthDay's journalists and editors is licensed to media companies, hospitals, clinics, group practices, managed care organizations, publishers, non-profit organizations, and government agencies.

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