WAYNE, Pa., May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- VitaminSpice (OTCBB: VTMS) (German WKN: A0YE4L) (www.vitaminspice.net) announced today that Miami Jewish Health Systems, one of the largest and most innovative healthcare providers in the southeast United States, intends to conduct a clinical research program with VitaminSpice products to evaluate aspects of nutritional supplementation in the elderly population. The impartial study will assess the use of nutritional supplements in participants aged 60 and older regarding the use of VitaminSpice to provide routine daily vitamin supplementation.
Marc E. Agronin, MD, Medical Director for Mental Health and Clinical Research at Miami Jewish Health Systems stated, "As a teaching and research oriented full service geriatrics facility, we are always looking to explore new methodologies and innovative products to improve the general care of our aging population. We are very interested in determining the effectiveness and acceptance of VitaminSpice as an alternative delivery system to provide daily vitamin supplementation. South Florida's diverse population makes Miami Jewish Health Systems a particularly viable test ground for this study."
Richard F. Seelig, MD, Chief Medical Officer of VitaminSpice stated, "We are pleased that Miami Jewish Health Systems which has associations with the University of Miami School of Medicine, intends to initiate a clinical study to evaluate the utilization of VitaminSpice enhanced seasonings in the provision of routine nutritional supplementation in the aging population."
About Miami Jewish Home Health Systems
As the largest and most innovative provider of health care for seniors in the Southeast, Miami Jewish Health Systems treats 3,700 people daily through our Centers of Excellence, Residential Living, Community Care, Alzheimer's and Memory Care and Nursing and Medical Care programs. As a not-for-profit organization, Miami Jewish Health Systems is helping people of all ages, cultures and religious preferences enjoy longer, healthier, more enriched lives by providing leading-edge care and independence-enhancing services. The goal is to maximize the potential of each person served, whatever their age, physical state or socio-economic condition. Miami Jewish Home Health Systems is a teaching affiliate of the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. Learn more at www.miamijewishhealthsystems.org.
About VitaminSpice, Inc.
VitaminSpice is uniquely positioned between the $150 billion health food/vitamin supplement industry and the multi-trillion-dollar traditional food industry. A pioneer in the emerging FoodCeutical Industry, VitaminSpice sells vitamin-, mineral- and antioxidant-infused spices as dietary supplements and food products. A proprietary micro-encapsulation process keeps vitamin properties locked inside, even when heated, allowing the seasonings, condiments, and food products to retain their full flavor. Their offerings include Crushed Red Pepper, Ground Black Pepper, Italian Seasoning, Ground Cinnamon and Granulated Garlic. VitaminSpice spice products are All Natural, Kosher Spices, Calorie Free, Gluten Free, No Sugar, artificial sweeteners, additives, preservatives or coloring.
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