Press Release: Time Inc.’s Sports Illustrated Group and WebMD Partner on Cross-Platform Series Devoted to Athletes and Their Comebacks
On Richard's health and recovery, WebMD offers readers an in-depth analysis of Richards' injury, with exclusive interviews and commentary by the leading experts in sports medicine. Readers can access useful tips and medical perspectives related to the prevention, treatment and recovery of similar injuries.
"Through this editorial collaboration, WebMD andSports Illustrated have a unique opportunity to tell our audiences the full story of injury and recovery in an engaging, informative and relatable way," said Kristy Hammam, Editor in Chief, WebMD. "The Comeback will inspire and encourage weekend warriors to seek further information to help better inform their own health and wellness decisions."
"We're very excited about this project," said Paul Fichtenbaum, Editor of the Sports Illustrated Group. "By working with WebMD we can add new, compelling layers to our storytelling and give our readers valuable perspective from the authority in the medical community."
About the Sports Illustrated Group
The Sports Illustrated Group is a portfolio of best-in-class products and platforms devoted to the coverage of sports. The Group reaches more than 60MM combined across its portfolio, which includes the most-read sports magazine, a top 10 sports digital network and franchises such as TheMMQB.com, the FanSided Network, Sports Illustrated Films, the SI Golf Group and Sports Illustrated Kids.
WebMD Health Corp. is the leading provider of health information services, serving consumers, physicians, healthcare professionals, employers, and health plans through our public and private online portals, mobile platforms and health-focused publications.
The WebMD Health Network includes WebMD.com, Medscape.com, MedicineNet.com, eMedicineHealth.com, RxList.com, Medscape Education (Medscape.org) and other WebMD-owned sites and apps.