Highlights of Selected Media Coverage
Disney Top 10 Pregnancy Essential – June 2009
Local Calgary company, b.l.i.s. (because life is special) inc., is celebrating after learning their product, HealthPod Baby, was selected as one of the Top Ten Pregnancy Essentials by Disney editors for the Disney Family website. As the only Canadian product in the top ten, HealthPod Baby shares this prestigious ranking with leading US manufacturers such as Waring and Honeywell.
Urban Baby 2007 – Fall 2007
Keep everything you need to remember about your child's health in one place. HealthPod BAby is a guid to house your child's vital health information including medical appointments, vaccinations, family health history as well as emergency phone numbers. This guid is optimally organized so it's easy to use. It's also encased in a handy, zippered lime-green pouch so all your papers are protected. HealthPod Baby is available at Lower Mainland retailers, including Bommers & Babies (North Vancouver).
Chatelaine Good Health Special Issue – Summer 2007
A whole new crop of funky and functional health products. HealthPod Baby – This bright, sturdy nylon binder keeps your baby’s health information…full of advice, with lots of extra pages, the HealthPod Baby keeps you organized as your baby grows. Read More.
Gill Deacon Show, CTV – January 23, 2007
Mompreneurs – Gill Deacon interviews the founders of HealthPod Baby.
CityLine, CityTV – January 10, 2007
HealthPod Baby named one of the hottest kiddie products on the market.
Calgary Herald – January 8, 2007
Reprinted in Edmonton Journal, Nanaimo Daily News, Cape Breton Post, Harbour City Star
Zip up your child’s health records. Calgary moms develop new filing and information system for parents of young children. Read More.
Globe and Mail – October 28, 2006, Rebecca Eckler
What’s the latest gadget poking out of mom’s handbag? No, it’s not a new BlackBerry. It’s the HealthPod Baby, a portable medical record, in a handy carrying case, of every shot or sniffle, every earache and antibiotic your child has every experienced. Read More.
ACCESS Alberta – Fall 2006
There is nothing more worrisome than a sick child. For parents, it can be frustrating having to remember a child’s health history in a late-night emergency. But three Calgary mothers have found a way to make this easier. Read more. (PDF)
Global Breakfast Show Calgary, Global Television
– September 16, 2006
Interview with co-founder Jana Sinclair on the launch of HealthPod Baby.
Click here to watch it.