Colts Neck, NJ – December 12, 2012 – United Health Products, Inc.(OTCQB:UEEC)
ITEM 5.02 – DEPARTURE OF DIRECTORS OR CERTAIN OFFICERS; ELECTION OF DIRECTORS; APPOINTMENT OF CERTAIN OFFICERS; COMPENSATORY ARRANGEMENTS WITH CERTAIN OFFICERS.
On September 5, 2012, Richard P. Rifenburg resigned from the board of directors of United Health Products, Inc. ("UHP").
On December 11, 2012, Jan E. Chason resigned as an officer and director of UHP and Michael Wiechnik resigned as a director of UHP. Mr. Chason's resignation was delivered to the board on December 12, 2012.
About United Health Products, Inc.
United Health Products, Inc. (UEEC) develops, manufactures, and markets a patent pending hemostatic gauze, for the healthcare and wound care sectors. The product, HemoStyp™, is derived from regenerated oxidized cellulose, which is all natural, and designed to absorb exudate/drainage from superficial wounds and helps control bleeding. UEEC is focused on ramping up sales in its current markets as well as identifying new markets and applications for its products and technologies. For more information on United Health Products, Inc. please visit: www.unitedhealthproductsinc.com.
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United Health Products, Inc.
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