HealthPricer Wins World Wide Web Health Award



    Symbol: TSX-V: HPC

    VANCOUVER, Aug. 21 /CNW/ - HealthPricer Interactive Limited (TSX-V: HPC),
a leader in comparison shopping for consumer healthcare products, today
announced that it received the World Wide Web Health Bronze Award. The awards
handed out twice annually are organized by the Health Information Resource
Center (HIRC) www.healthawards.com, a national clearinghouse for consumer
health information programs and materials.
    A nation wide panel of US health information and Internet experts judge
entries based on content, format, success in reaching the targeted audience
and overall quality. This awards program, the most comprehensive of its kind,
recognizes the best consumer health information materials and programs from
organizations throughout the United States and the awards are considered the
"seal of approval" for health information on the web.
    "HealthPricer is honored to receive the World Wide Web Health Award,"
comments Michael I Brown, President and CEO, HealthPricer Interactive.
"Overall our objective is to be the No. 1 advocate for the consumer when it
comes to helping them with their on-line healthcare product needs. This award
provides validation from the Healthcare Industry that we are a leader in
providing accurate, fair healthcare product information to the consumer, which
is why more and more US consumers are relying on HealthPricer to show them
where to buy healthcare products online with confidence."

    About HealthPricer Interactive

    HealthPricer Interactive Limited is a leader in online comparison
shopping for consumer healthcare products and changes the way business is done
online in favour of the consumer. Led by a team of e-commerce professionals,
the Company has applied its proprietary technologies to meet the needs of
North American consumers looking for easy access to a choice of products and
merchants online. Covering 225,000 products from more than 85 merchants,
HealthPricer.com is the most convenient way for consumers to search for and
perform side-by-side price comparison of healthcare products based on price,
brand and other health related attributes. www.healthpricer.com.

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For further information:

For further information: For media: Asa Zanatta, Tel: (604) 408-1389,
(604) 724-7755, azanatta@spiritcommunications.ca; For investors: Michael I.
Brown, Tel: (604) 301-0221 ext.120, mbrown@healthpricer.com

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