SOURCE: United Health Products, Inc.

February 14, 2012 08:30 ET

United Health Products Hemostyp™ Trauma Gauze to Be Included in Essential Preparedness Products Diabetic Emergency Kits

FREEHOLD, NJ--(Marketwire - Feb 14, 2012) - United Health Products, Inc. (OTCQB: UEEC) (PINKSHEETS: UEEC) which develops and markets products and technologies in the healthcare sector, today announced that its hemostatic gauze (Hemostyp™) will be included in Diabetic Emergency Kits produced by Essential Preparedness Products - EPP. EPP's Diabetic Ecase ("Ecase") www.epp-ecase.com is designed to assist diabetics who face an emergency situation that allows medications and products essential for their daily life support to be stored safely until needed. The Ecase is offered in two configurations to meet the various types of diabetic conditions that users may have. Diabetes is one of the fastest growing health concerns in the world with over 28 million diabetics in the US alone. EPP's Ecase will be available with numerous online pharmacies and emergency kit providers. EPP is also negotiating with several major retailers and pharmacies in the US and Canada to carry this product. EPP's website will post where the product is available to be purchased when the information is released.

About United Health Products, Inc.
United Health Products, Inc. (UEEC) develops, manufactures and markets products and technologies in the healthcare sector. UEEC's operating subsidiary Epic Wound Care, Inc. produces hemostatic gauze, derived from regenerated oxidized cellulose, which is all natural and designed to absorb exudate/drainage from superficial wounds. UEEC is focused on identifying emerging healthcare products and technologies for strategic partnership or acquisition.

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Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Dr. Philip Forman
    Chairman and CEO
    United Health Products, Inc.
    (646) 961-4459