United Health Products Hemostyp® Trauma Gauze Now Available at www.Overstockdrugstore.com in Essential Preparedness Products Diabetic Emergency Kits

Colts Neck, NJ – February 29, 2012 – United Health Products, Inc.(OTCQB:UEEC), which develops and markets products and technologies in the healthcare sector, today announced that UHP's Hemostyp™ hemostatic gauze is included in diabetic emergency kits produced by Essential Preparedness Products (www.epp-ecase.com). The kits can now be purchased online at www.overstockdrugstore.com. EPP's Diabetic Ecase ("Ecase") is designed to assist diabetics who face an emergency situation. They contain medications and products essential for life support and can be stored safely until needed. The Ecase is offered in two configurations to meet the various types of diabetic conditions that users may have. Diabetes is one of the fastest growing health concerns in the world with over 28 million diabetics in the US alone. 

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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