Tribune Interactive Launches Family Health Site

By: E&P Staff Tribune Interactive launched Wednesday, which it described as an interactive community for managing personal and family health.

HealthKey will draw its content from Tribune newspapers, TV stations and Web sites, including the flagship Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times and South Florida Sun Sentinel.

Content includes topics such as general wellness, women and men's health, healthy aging and fitness.

Among its interactive tools are symptom and drug interaction checkers and calculators for target heart rate and calorie consumption. HealthKey includes House Call, an expert advice column, a directory of health topics from A to Z, and glossaries for traditional and alternative health terms.

" provides consumers with useful information in an entertaining, nonclinical manner," said Tribune Interactive President Marc Chase. "More importantly, empowers individuals to manage their health choices to achieve a balanced, happy life."

Throughout October, will be wrapped in pink in observance of Breast Cancer Awareness month and will focus on breast cancer topics.


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