SOURCE: iMedix, Inc.

January 10, 2008 08:00 ET

iMedix Experiences Healthy Growth in First Month

Site Empowers Consumers to Make Better Health-Related Decisions Online

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - January 10, 2008) - iMedix (, the first community-powered health search engine, today announced it has reached more than 100,000 unique visitors since its launch on December 10.

"We continue to see a very high growth rate of active users on the site. Thousands of people each day are completing profiles, searching for health information and sharing that data with the iMedix community," said Amir Leitersdorf, CEO and co-founder of iMedix. "We expect these numbers to grow rapidly during 2008 as more consumers rely on the Internet to find health information and communicate with others in similar situations."

iMedix was recently named one of the five finalists in the 'Crunchies 2007' awards for the best new start-up of the year category. Voting for the awards ends on Thursday, January 10 at 12:00am PT. You can vote for iMedix at

By combining advanced search capabilities with community features, iMedix empowers people to find and share health information in order to make better health-related decisions. Individuals can sign up for free by visiting iMedix at

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About iMedix, Inc.

Founded in January 2007, iMedix is a community-powered health search engine that allows people to easily find and share health information in order to make better health-related decisions.

The company's innovative approach is a unique combination of a medical search engine with a collaborative community platform. Patients can immediately chat with others that suffer from similar conditions and benefit from reading medical Web articles that were ranked by the community.

For more information, visit iMedix at

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