FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For Ronald Cox, improving his health with dietary supplements has just become a whole lot easier. That's because Cox is the winner of the Life Extension Supplements for Life Sweepstakes, meaning the Perkinston, Miss. resident will receive $24,000 in high-quality Life Extension dietary supplements over the course of the next 20 years.
"I was first stunned and then thrilled to learn I was the winner," said Cox. "I have been an avid Life Extension member for a long time, but never have won anything, anywhere, so it was a wonderful revelation to realize I was the grand prize winner."
Life Extension constantly challenges conventional wisdom, examines science from around the world, and then offers the most scientifically advanced health supplements available today. Their charter to help everyone live healthier, longer lives drives them to develop exceptional-quality vitamins, minerals and hormones. Life Extension is deeply involved in developing unique supplement formulas that are based on the latest scientific studies from peer-reviewed medical journals, meeting exacting standards for potency, effectiveness and bioavailability.
The core mission of Life Extension is to extend the healthy human lifespan using an integrative approach, including funding cutting-edge scientific research from a portion of every product purchase to help achieve that goal.
"We encourage health-conscious consumers to be aware of the power that research-based, high-quality Life Extension products can provide in their quest to live a healthy life," said Paul Gilner, Life Extension CEO.
"Anyone who has ever taken vitamins or supplements stands to benefit from the Life Extension brand of science-based health and wellness products," noted Gilner. "Winning this sweepstakes provides Mr. Cox and the other winners a wonderful opportunity to sample the broad, impressive range of Life Extension products. And as our long-time customers know, we continually update our formulas to reflect current scientific findings which helps assure our supplements are highly beneficial towards our goal of living longer, stronger lives. I am delighted that our Supplements for Life contest provided awareness about the great ways that are available for people to take care of their health."
Two second place winners, Joseph Dandridge of Bothell, Wash. and Debra Sortino of Palmdale, Calif, each received a one-year supply of supplements valued at $1,200. There were also 75 third place winners, each receiving $50 worth of supplements.
Life Extension will launch its next Supplements for Life sweepstakes in late spring. The grand prize winner will receive 12 months of Life Extension supplements valued at $20,000 for life or up to 20 years.
Consumers rated Life Extension first in three categories in the 2013 ConsumerLab.com Survey of Vitamin and Supplement users. Life Extension received top ratings in the CoQ10 and multivitamin product categories and, for the second year in a row, and was also rated the number one catalog/Internet supplement brand. Nearly 11,000 users of dietary supplements participated in the survey.
Life Extension has long been a trailblazer in the $28 billion U.S. dietary supplements industry, offering more than 350 supplement products, including noted ConsumerLab.com-approved products Super Ubiquinol with Enhanced Mitochondrial Support, Super Omega-3 and Two-Per-Day multivitamins.