With over 177 million people globally including 25 million in the U.S. believed to have diabetes, and millions more at risk, it is critical for Joslin to find ways to bring new solutions to large populations of people. By offering consumers information, guidance, tools, and services through a joint effort with DRSI, Joslin is able to fulfill its mission with greater scale.
Boston, Mass. (Vocus) October 5, 2009
Joslin Diabetes Center (Joslin), the world-renowned leader in diabetes research and clinical care, and Diabetica Research Solutions, Inc. (DRSI), makers of drsi™ Restore! Energy, the only energy and hydration formula specifically designed for the needs of people with diabetes, today announced they will work together to support diabetes causes and programs to which they are deeply committed, and help to educate others and raise awareness about diabetes, its causes and solutions, throughout the world.
Founded in 1898, Joslin Diabetes Center, which is affiliated with Harvard Medical School, and its 28 affiliated centers, is the world’s preeminent diabetes research and clinical care organization. DRSI is a Florida based private company focusing on consumer healthcare products to help people live better with diabetes. The company has recently introduced its flagship product drsi™ ReStore! Energy in a nationwide launch.
The two organizations will develop philanthropic opportunities to help expand diabetes awareness. Michael P. Sullivan, SVP with Joslin said, "With over 177 million people globally including 25 million in the U.S. believed to have diabetes, and millions more at risk, it is critical for Joslin to find ways to bring new solutions to large populations of people. By offering consumers information, guidance, tools, and services through a joint effort with DRSI, Joslin is able to fulfill its mission with greater scale."
"Partnering with a prestigious organization such as Joslin Diabetes Center will help spread a message within our target market that there is hope for people with diabetes in battling fatigue and help them get more out of each day," said DRSI CEO Younis Zubchevich. "Our plans are to work hand in hand to help Joslin philanthropically and with education, bring hope and relief to people with diabetes that they too can live each day to its fullest."
About drsi™ ReStore! Energy
drsi™ Restore! Energy is a patent pending formula that consists of a proprietary blend of vitamins, minerals and added nutrients. drsi™ Restore! Energy has no caffeine, no sugar, no stimulants and very low carbs. It contains three times the number of electrolytes of the most popular sports drinks to provide immediate hydration. With chromium picolinate and biotin, drsi™ may also assist in regulating blood sugar levels, and has a low Glycemic Index. drsi™ provides long lasting balanced energy without the "spikes" and "crashes" often caused by traditional energy drinks and coffee which have been shown to be harmful to people with diabetes.
All drsi™ ingredients have been well studied by the FDA and are recognized as dietary supplements considered "Generally Regarded as Safe," (G.R.A.S. list) by the FDA. drsi™ is marketed under the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act.
About Joslin Diabetes Center
Joslin Diabetes Center is the preeminent leader in diabetes research, care and education. Joslin is dedicated to ensuring that people with diabetes live long, healthy lives and offers real hope and progress toward diabetes prevention and a cure for the disease. Founded in 1898, Joslin is an independent nonprofit institution. Joslin Research is a team of more than 300 people at the forefront of discovery aimed at preventing and curing diabetes. Joslin Clinic, the nationwide network of Joslin Affiliated Programs, and the hundreds of Joslin educational programs offered each year for clinicians, researchers and patients, enable Joslin to develop, implement and share innovations that immeasurably improve the lives of people with diabetes. For more information on Joslin, call 1-800-JOSLIN-1 or visit http://www.joslin.org.
Joslin Diabetes Center does not endorse any products, including those of Diabetica Research Solutions, Inc. and makes no representation regarding such products' nutritional value or role in diabetes management.
To learn more about DRSI, please visit http://www.drsirestoreenergy.com
For media information about drsi™ Restore! Energy, please contact Shep Doniger at 561-637-5750 or sdoniger(at)bdcginc(dot)com; for samples, contact Rebecca at rebeccar(at)drsirestoreenergy(dot)com
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