Navigation Links
HealthiNation's Health Video Library is Now Available on Verizon Hub, The New Touch Screen Home Phone System From Verizon Wireless

New Verizon Hub Delivers Streaming Health Videos to Consumers

NEW YORK and BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthiNation, a leading independent producer of health and wellness videos, and Verizon Wireless, the nation's leading wireless service provider, announced today that HealthiNation's health video catalog can be viewed on the Verizon Hub. Available from Verizon Wireless, the Verizon Hub is an easy-to-use system that puts a communications command center in the home. It bridges wireline and wireless connectivity and runs on any broadband connection -- whether supplied by Verizon (FiOS Internet or DSL) or any other high-speed Internet service provider.

The Verizon Hub gives busy families information at their fingertips from an easy-to-navigate touch screen with on-demand access to an array of services and information. HealthiNation's health and wellness videos are available as a resource for the public to gain information on health, food choices and other lifestyle topics to help live healthier lives.

"We are thrilled to have HealthiNation's consumer-friendly health videos delivered to the home through the Verizon Hub," said Raj Amin, president and chief executive officer of HealthiNation. "The home phone can now be an outlet for high-quality health information in kitchens across America."

Millions of people are turning to the Internet to find health information; HealthiNation's videos are a collaboration between the company's Medical Advisors, who ensure accuracy of content, and producers, who make each program easy for people to understand.

"People want access to important information such as healthy living advice," said Mike Lanman, vice president and chief marketing officer for Verizon Wireless. "We're bringing a new sophistication and functionality to the home phone system."

Pricing and Availability

Customers need a wireless line of service with Verizon Wireless in order to purchase the communications command center since all billing for the Verizon Hub will be consolidated onto customers' Verizon Wireless bills. In addition, customers need a Verizon Digital Voice plan for the Verizon Hub, which is $34.99 a month and offers unlimited calling in the U.S., Canada, and U.S. Territories, including Puerto Rico, as well as unlimited messaging to and from Verizon Wireless phones.

The Verizon Hub is available in Verizon Wireless Communications Stores across the country for $199.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate with a two-year agreement; additional cordless handsets, which can be placed throughout the home, are available for $79.99 each. For customers who do not own a wireless router, Verizon Wireless also offers a router to work with the Verizon Hub for $69.99.

For more information on HealthiNation, visit For more information on the Verizon Hub, visit

About Verizon Wireless

Verizon Wireless operates the nation's most reliable and largest wireless voice and data network, serving more than 80 million customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with more than 85,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). For more information, visit To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at

About HealthiNation

HealthiNation is a leading health video company, whose goal is to educate and inspire people to make healthier choices. HealthiNation produces original health-themed video programs that cover disease and condition education, along with patient stories, health tips, original series, and healthy lifestyle programs. The company launched its multi-platform consumer health network in June 2006. Programs can be seen on and through partnerships with leading cable companies and internet media properties including Yahoo! Health, Comcast Cable, Cox Communications, Verizon, and US News and World Report. HealthiNation is headquartered in New York City, and its investors include Intel Capital and MK Capital. For more information on HealthiNation, please visit

SOURCE Verizon Wireless
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Penn study finds pro-death proteins required to regulate healthy immune function
2. UCLA researchers identify markers that may predict diabetes in still-healthy people
3. Air pollution linked to cardiovascular risk indices in healthy young adults
4. More proof needed of safety and quality of electronic personal health records
5. Health care incentive model offers collaborative approach
6. Loneliness is bad for your health
7. Mailman School of Public Health study examines link between racial discrimination and substance use
8. Green Tea May Brew Up Healthier Skin
9. For Health Info, Women Often Turn to the Web
10. Record Number of Americans Lack Health Insurance
11. U.S. Research Funding Continues to Flatten as U.S. Health Costs Climb - in August 31 Science
Post Your Comments:
(Date:12/1/2015)... ... , ... With FCPX Overlay: Grit , users can apply a grit ... are truly endless, all with a click of a mouse. Each user has full ... depth of field and more, all within Final Cut Pro X. , With FCPX ...
(Date:12/1/2015)... ... December 01, 2015 , ... SonaCare Medical ... HSJ Acute Sector Innovation Award on November 18th. This prestigious award recognizes annually ... propose exciting enhancements to the medical landscape. , The UCLH team won the ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... ... 2015 , ... Olympic Gold Medalists and Celebrity Moms Dara ... various categories through traditional and social media marketing campaigns and other branding initiatives. ... Medal Moms who can connect with today’s most important consumer: mothers. In addition ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... City, NY (PRWEB) , ... December 01, 2015 ... ... honors Christina Colon as a 2015-2016 inductee into its VIP ... leadership in pharmacy. NAPW is the nation’s leading networking organization exclusively for professional ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... ... 30, 2015 , ... 1Heart Caregiver Services’ Executive Team actively ... Philippine American Chambers of Commerce held from November 6-8, 2015 at the Monte ... as an active delegate from the Philippine American Chamber of Commerce of Greater ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/30/2015)... 30, 2015   Royal Philips  (NYSE: ... of Radiology Solutions, a fully integrated, consultative approach ... customized, data-driven practice management approaches that combine imaging ... practices improve care delivery and reduce costs. Making ... of North America Annual Meeting (RSNA) in ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... 30, 2015 Nautilus Medical Inc. today announced ... platform ( ). The release of MatrixRay to ... 2015 (Radiology Society North America) in Chicago ... U.S. --> --> ... access to radiology studies worldwide via a peer-to-peer exchange ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... 30, 2015 (HK$,000)For the Six Months Ended 30 September 2015 2014RestatedChange%Turnover 545,575 ... , 421,979 , 384,242 , ... 34,719 , (18.3) Medical Insurance Administration Service ... 16.1 Medical Devices and Accessories Sales , 89,645 ... Herbal Medicines Sales , 2,822 , 2,917 ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: