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REVOLUTIONARY DIABETES TV MAGAZINE SHOW TAKES TOP HONORS AT 27TH ANNUAL TELLY AWARDS
dLifeTV recognized for delivering groundbreaking diabetes-related content to its 400,000 weekly viewers
WESTPORT, CT, June 20, 2006—Having recently celebrated its first on-air anniversary, dLifeTV, has walked away with four prestigious Telly Awards, including two top honors.
dLife–For Your Diabetes Life, a LifeMed Media company, produces the innovative and pioneering television series dedicated to empowering the millions of Americans living with diabetes. The weekly talk/magazine format show delivers leading experts, timely medical information, inspirational stories, and recipes for healthy eating. dLifeTV strives to motivate patients, as well as their families, friends, and caregivers, to live healthier lives.
Founded in 1978, the Telly Awards has become the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs, as well as the finest video and film productions. Winners and finalists represent the best work of the most respected television production companies, television stations, cable operators, and corporate video departments throughout the world.
A prestigious judging panel of over 25 accomplished industry professionals upholds the historical standard of excellence that Telly represents. Judges evaluate entries to recognize distinction in creative work.
dLife scooped up two bronzes and two silvers—the silvers being the highest recognition possible.
Top Telly honors went to dLife’s “The Story of Insulin” in the documentary category and to “Diabetes Epidemic/Diabetes Research/Diabetes and Kidney Complications” in the health and fitness category.
dLifeTV airs every Sunday on CNBC at 7:00pm ET, 6:00pm CT and 4:00pm PT, every Sunday on DIRECTV channel 251 at 7:30am ET; and six days a week on CoLours TV on DISH Network (channel 9407).
dLifeTV is produced by LifeMed Media, the first multimedia healthcare communications company created to serve chronic disease populations. Its flagship venture, dLife–For Your Diabetes Life is the first integrated media network targeting the estimated 21 million people living with diabetes and their caregivers, families, friends, and those at risk of developing diabetes—some 80 million in all. dLife provides knowledge, insight, advice, and inspiration to this group through dLifeTV, dLife.com, dLifeRadio and dLifeConnect. For further information about dLife, visit www.dLife.com.