SOURCE: WellTek Incorporated

WellTek Incorporated

May 20, 2010 16:11 ET

WellTek to Sponsor National Seminar Series Featuring MedX® for the Treatment of Chronic and Severe Back and Neck Pain

The CE Credit Approved Spine Strong/MedX Rehab Seminar Will Launch in Clearwater, Florida on Saturday, May 22, 2010; 17 Cities to Follow Through Year End

ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwire - May 20, 2010) -  WellTek, Inc.(OTCBB: WTKN), a global health, fitness and wellness company, today announced that the Company and its wholly owned subsidiary MedX, Ltd., in association with Spine Strong Centers of America, will be sponsoring a national instructional seminar series prominently featuring the MedX® line of medical and exercise equipment. The CE credit approved seminar will be hosted in 18 cities across the U.S. through the end of this year and is open to all healthcare professionals seeking advanced instruction on a wide range of topics related to the effective treatment and rehabilitation of chronic and severe back and neck pain.

The instructional seminar series will be delivered by noted industry thought leader and spinal rehab technology expert Frank Liberti, D.C., Chief Executive Officer of Spinal Aid Centers. The first event will be held at Dr. Liberti's practice located at 29750 U.S. Highway 19 N., Suite 300, in Clearwater, Florida on Saturday, May 22, 2010. There is no cost to participate, but pre-registration is required.

In addition to receiving instruction on the Chiropractic Rehab Association's protocol for spinal rehab, participants will also be introduced to the MedX line of equipment and be instructed on its proper use and many patient and provider benefits. WellTek has agreed to offer a special promotional discount on all MedX equipment to attendees who complete the day-long seminar.

Beginning in June and continuing through early December, the seminar will travel to Chicago, Illinois; Seattle, Washington; Houston, Texas; Atlanta, Georgia; Orange County, California; Indianapolis, Indiana; Nashville, Tennessee; San Francisco, California; Columbus, Ohio; Phoenix, Arizona; St. Louis, Missouri; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Fort Lauderdale, Florida; and Dallas, Texas.

To register for the first seminar in Clearwater, or to receive details relating to future seminar dates, venues and registration information, please call Spine Strong Centers of America at 727-520-3961; or log onto www.spinestrongrehab.com, click on "Physican Access" at the top of the home page, and enter the passcode "success" in the noted field. As mentioned above, there is no cost to attend, but seating is limited, thus pre-registration is required.

About MedX Limited
MedX is widely recognized as the definitive gold standard for treating and reducing chronic back pain and dysfunction through specific spinal strengthening. Over the last 24 years, the Universities of Florida and California at San Diego, along with various orthopedic clinics around the world, have published more than 75 articles in peer-reviewed journals and industry publications confirming MedX's ability to materially decrease chronic spine-related pain issues, restore spinal function, improve quality of life and independence, and decrease or eliminate the need for ongoing spinal care or pain management -- even after multiple failed attempts at other forms of treatment. Since its market introduction in 1986, MedX exercise and rehabilitation equipment has been sold to customers in all 50 states and around the world. The medical and exercise machines can be found in hospitals, rehabilitation and wellness centers, colleges and universities, professional sports teams' training facilities, on military bases and within several state and federal government agencies.

About WellTek Incorporated
WellTek is a global health, fitness and wellness company that provides solutions to help address some of the world's most pressing and costly health challenges -- obesity and chronic neck and back pain. The Company's subsidiary, MedX Limited, manufactures, markets and distributes the most advanced medical exercise equipment to the medical and fitness markets. Through its wholly owned subsidiary Pure HealthyBack, Inc., WellTek is redefining healthcare delivery by providing health plans, self-insured employer groups, and consumers with a viable non-surgical, lower cost treatment for patients who are seeking lasting relief from chronic neck and back pain. For more information on the Company, please visit www.WellTekinc.com.

Certain statements contained in this press release, which are not based on historical facts, are forward-looking statements as the term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, and are subject to substantial uncertainties and risks in part detailed in the respective Company's Securities and Exchange Commission filings, that may cause actual results to materially differ from projections. Although the Company believes that its expectations are reasonable assumptions within the bounds of its knowledge of its businesses, expectations, representations and operations, there can be no assurance that actual results will not differ materially from their expectations. Important factors currently known to management that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in forward-looking statements include the Company's ability to execute properly its business model, to raise additional capital to implement its continuing business model, the ability to attract and retain personnel -- including highly qualified executives, management and operational personnel, ability to negotiate favorable future debt facilities and capital raises, and the inherent risk associated with a diversified business to achieve and maintain positive cash flow and net profitability. In light of these risks and uncertainties, there can be no assurance that the forward-looking information contained in this press release will, in fact, occur.

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