Allows Peform Pain Reliever to make a difference in the lives of so many individuals; individuals suffering with aches and pains resulting from natural disasters or from living in physically challenging environments.
Akron, OH (PRWEB) May 11, 2011
Hygenic/Performance Health has made an additional product donation of Perform® Pain Reliever, valued at over $94,000, to MedWish International. Last year, over $280,000 in Perform product donations were made in support of MedWish International’s efforts to improve the quality of medical care available to the underserved around the world.
“MedWish International is delighted to have received another donation of Perform Pain Reliever from Hygenic/Performance Health,” stated Tish Dahlby, Executive Director for MedWish International. “Through their generosity, they have empowered MedWish International to promote health and healing in areas of the world that are in desperate need of assistance. A portion of the donation was provided to a region of Nicaragua that faces economic and healthcare disparities. We thank Hygenic/Performance Health for helping MedWish redistribute usable medical supplies to those in need around the world.”
Perform Pain Reliever is an external analgesic formulated with menthol. It uses cryotherapy, which is the application of cold therapy, to decrease inflammation and relieve pain.
“We are pleased to continue our support of MedWish International,” stated Sandor Katz, Vice President, Marketing, Hygenic/Performance Health. “This organization creates positive change in our world and we appreciate our partnership, which allows our products to make a difference in the lives of so many individuals; individuals suffering with aches and pains resulting from natural disasters or from living in physically challenging environments.”
About MedWish International
MedWish International is a non-profit organization committed to the recovery and recycling of donated medical supplies. These life-saving supplies are made available to those providing medical care in developing countries throughout the world. Globally, the MedWish International program improves the quality of medical care available to the underserved around the world; locally, they effectively reduce the amount of solid waste deposited in landfills. MedWish International also serves as a resource for local healthcare professionals and charitable organizations interested in global health.
About Performance Health
Performance Health built its business by developing products that help people manage their pain, restore their strength and improve their overall health. Maker of market-leading Perform®, Thera-Band®, and Biofreeze® products, Performance Health provides a broad portfolio of products for the therapy, rehabilitation, massage, wellness and consumer retail markets.
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