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Abbott Launches Fruitified(TM) ZonePerfect(R) All-Natural Nutrition Bars
Date:11/1/2007

New antioxidant-rich recipes provide convenience for on-the-go snacking

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Nov. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced the launch of new Fruitified(TM) ZonePerfect(R) Nutrition Bars, all-natural, antioxidant-packed snacks available in four great-tasting flavors: Apple Cinnamon, Blueberry, Banana Nut and Orange Cranberry. Fruitified ZonePerfect Nutrition Bars are an excellent source of protein and calcium and a good source of fiber(1). Each bar contains 100 percent of the recommended daily value of antioxidant Vitamins C and E.

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According to the American Heart Association, up to 30 percent of Americans are taking some form of antioxidant supplement. Antioxidants, such as Vitamins C and E, may help keep the body balanced and healthy, support the immune system and nourish radiant skin.

"Many of the top antioxidant-abundant foods -- fresh fruits, berries, vegetables, cereals and legumes -- are nutritionally beneficial, but not always convenient for on-the-go snacking," said Rosemary Riley, Ph.D., nutrition scientist for Abbott Nutrition. "Fruitified ZonePerfect Nutrition Bars pack antioxidants and pieces of real fruit into a portable, great-tasting snack."

Fruitified ZonePerfect Nutrition Bars are available nationwide at grocery stores, mass merchandisers, natural foods stores, convenience stores, drug stores and club stores.

About ZonePerfect

ZonePerfect All-Natural Nutrition Bars provide balanced nutrition for busy people who refuse to sacrifice great taste. ZonePerfect Bars are a good source of 19 essential vitamins and minerals that contain 180-210 calories and 14-16 grams of protein per serving. All ZonePerfect Nutrition Bars contain an ideal balance of carbohydrates, protein and fat to keep on-the-go consumers satisfied. They are available in 16 flavors that appeal to taste preferences at any time of day.

For more information about ZonePerfect products, visit http://www.ZonePerfect.com. Access to high-resolution images also is available for the news media at http://www.e-MediaRoom.com/ZonePerfect.

About Abbott Nutrition

Abbott Nutrition (http://www.AbbottNutrition.com) develops and markets a wide range of science-based infant formulas, medical nutritionals, nutrition and energy bars, and related products to support the growth, health and wellness of people of all ages. Abbott Nutrition's internationally recognized brands include the Similac(R) brand of infant formulas; the Gain(R) brand of growing-up milks for older babies and toddlers; the PediaSure(R) brand of nutritionals and snacks for children; and the Ensure(R) brand of adult nutritionals.

Additionally, Abbott Nutrition is a leader in medical foods clinically shown to address the distinct dietary needs of people with serious health conditions or special nutrient requirements, such as the Glucerna(R) brand of nutrition shakes and bars for people with diabetes. Abbott Nutrition also offers specialized nutrition products to meet the unique needs of competitive athletes.

About Abbott

Abbott is a global, broad-based health care company devoted to the discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of pharmaceuticals and medical products, including nutritionals, devices and diagnostics. The company employs 65,000 people and markets its products in more than 130 countries.

Abbott's news releases and other information are available on the company's Web site at http://www.abbott.com.

1. See nutrition information for fat content.


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