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Healthy Web Presence for Discovery Health

Discovery Health Media Enterprises rolled out a host of new features for (

The company said the site now features more than 35 health centers, including a new Healthy Living section, as well as enhanced search functions for health and wellness information on the Web.

Discovery Health also debuted new 24-hour broadband channel Discovery Health Beyond, which rolled out with more than 500 short-form video clips showcasing “everything from expert advice, tips and chats to exclusive content highlighting news and trends in health care today,” the company said.

"Today's consumers are more proactive about their health-care needs, and technology is there to better serve them," Discovery Health president Len Tacconi said in a prepared statement. "When searching for information on health and wellness, consumers look for sources they trust, presented with the features only the Web can provide -- quality content, streaming video and podcasts, expert advice and a virtual community.”