Discoveryhealth.com Announces Content Licensing Agreement With Queendom.com

Deal Features 36 Personality Assessments

BETHESDA, MD -- (INTERNET WIRE) -- 05/31/2001

Discoveryhealth.com today announced a licensing agreement with Queendom.com, a web site specializing in a wide range of self-assessment resources.

Visitors to discoveryhealth.com can now access a specialized package of 36 professionally developed psychological tests by clicking on the web site’s Healthy Tools section. These complex self-scoring assessment tools give readers the opportunity to look into their own personality, relationships, intelligence and mental health. Sophisticated artificial intelligence methods allow for instantaneous scoring, while providing on-target interpretation and practical, no-nonsense advice. Large-scale validation studies ensure an ever-growing precision and top-notch quality otherwise unseen on the net. Among the topics offered for self-assessment are: Anxiety, Burnout, Coping Skills, Intelligence, Jealousy, Procrastination and Visual Memory.

“Consumers who are inquisitive about their health are always trying to find out more about themselves,” said Kathy Quattrone, Executive Vice President and General Manger of Discovery Health Channel. “We’re excited to be able to offer these online self assessments to enable consumers to continue their quest for quality information.”

“Our tests are being used in a variety of settings, including academic and marketing research, human resources management and clinical practice,” explains Dr. Ilona Jerabek, CEO of Queendom. “People love to take them – they are highly addictive! The charm of our tests is derived from a delicate mix of complexity, insight, down-to-earth attitude and subtle humor.” All of Queendom’s tests are developed by a team of psychologists using the most rigorous of scientific methods. Experts on statistics, research methods and artificial intelligence have been involved in the creation of this impressive battery of assessment tools.

Queendom.com is an online magazine dedicated to providing an interactive avenue for self-exploration with a healthy dose of fun. Since its beginnings in 1996, Queendom’s creative team has shared a common vision - to create a special relationship with their readers. The result is clear: queendom.com is now ranked #1 on the web in the Mental Health and Psychology category. Queendom’s most recognized and appreciated feature is its extensive battery of accurate in-depth psychological tests. But Queendom is much more that the largest online psychological testing center. In addition to expert advice and tips, scientific articles and health information, and a community bursting with life, the site offers an endless source of interactive learning tools. All in all, Queendom is about exploring what it means to be human.

Discovery Health Channel takes you inside the world of health, medicine and wellness through medical breakthroughs, inspiring real life stories of individual and medical triumphs and events brought to life in a unique and captivating style. From the people who bring you the Discovery Channel, the most trusted brand on television, Discovery Health Channel and Discoveryhealth.com are part of a multi-media business designed to help consumers lead healthier, more vigorous lives. Together, they reveal the remarkable science behind everyday human experiences, allowing viewers to walk away with a stronger knowledge and a deeper understanding of the ever-changing health and medical environment.

To review the complete list of tests available on Queendom.com, visit www.queendom.com/tests/index.htm

For more information, contact Ilona Jerabek @ media@queendom.com