Media Alert
August 8, 2006—for immediate release

Super Bowl Offensive Lineman, Kendall Simmons, Talks Defense about Diabetes on dLife

In the horrific world of diabetes Kendall Simmons, the tough Offensive Lineman for the Super Bowl Pittsburgh Steelers, overcomes monstrous obstacles to play in the National Football League every week.  He shares; that when it comes to diabetes, even the strongest  offense needs to have an excellent defense in place; and also how he hopes to help kids with diabetes this Sunday (August 13th) on dLifeTV, your diabetes life on CNBC at 7:00PM EST.  He explains his passion to inspire kids, the challenges dealing with professional football and the drive to balance his diabetes in all walks of his very busy life.

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— 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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Tom Karlya