Media Alert 
July 26, 2006—for immediate release

Needle Sharps, Teeth Sharp, Swim Sharp

Olympian Gary Hall talks about his diabetes on dLife, and if his future is made in China

Olympic Super Star Gary Hall, Jr. who was told he would never swim competitively again after being diagnosed with diabetes between the 1996 and 2000 Olympics will guest star this Sunday, July 30th at 7:00 PM EST on dLifeTV ( on CNBC ).  The ten time medalist, who survived a shark attack last week while spear fishing with his sister, will relate the challenges of dealing with diabetes and also reveal for the first time on TV what his intentions are for the 2008 Olympics in Beijing China.  He also explains his passion to inspire kids, the challenges dealing with a grueling training schedule, his bout with accepting his diabetes and what the next Olympics holds for him.

About LifeMed Media and dLife - For Your Diabetes Life
LifeMed Media, Inc., is the first multimedia healthcare marketing company focused on aggregating and organizing chronic disease populations as lifestyle or affinity marketing groups — a breakthrough approach. dLife - For Your Diabetes Life is a division of LifeMed Media. dLife represents the first integrated media network for the estimated 21 million people living with diabetes, plus their families and those at risk of developing diabetes — some 80 million in all. dLife provides expert information, insight, advice, and inspiration to this group through dLifeTV,, dLifeRadio, and dLifeDirect. For further information about dLife and diabetes, visit

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