Lilly for Better Health™ earns gold and silver Web Health Awards from the Health Information Resource Center

INDIANAPOLIS — Eli Lilly and Company’s (NYSE: LLY) Lilly for Better Health™ was recognized with gold and silver Web Health AwardsSM for its website and e-newsletter by the Health Information Resource Center, a national clearinghouse that annually recognizes the best in consumer-focused digital health resources

Developed by Lilly’s U.S. Medical Health Education department, Lilly for Better Health supports the entire health journey — from pre-diagnosis, through treatment and beyond — by offering more than 100 non-product-branded, online health education resources, many available in Spanish.

The website, lillyforbetterhealth.com, was one of 79 websites recognized with an award, and one of only eight to receive gold. The Lilly for Better Health e-newsletter was one of only three entries to receive a silver award.

“We’re thrilled to be recognized for our digital health education efforts,” said Amy Waninger, director, Health Education, Lilly. “Treatment is multi-faceted, and through Lilly for Better Health, we’re able to show the many ways Lilly goes beyond medicine to support and encourage a healthy lifestyle.”

Nearly 500 entries were judged by a panel of 32 experts in digital health media. All entries were reviewed for content, format, success in reaching the targeted health audience and overall quality.

About Lilly for Better Health

Lilly for Better Health is one of the many ways Lilly goes beyond medicine to support individuals and caregivers on their health care journeys. The program, and its website, www.lillyforbetterhealth.com, recognized by the Health Information Resource Center, MarCom Awards, Aster Awards and eHealthcare for excellence in health communication, offer nearly 100 non-product-branded health education resources in English and Spanish, plus information on health-related topics, such as diabetes, depression, exercise and stress.

About Eli Lilly and Company

Lilly is a global healthcare leader that unites caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We were founded more than a century ago by a man committed to creating high-quality medicines that meet real needs, and today we remain true to that mission in all our work. Across the globe, Lilly employees work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. To learn more about Lilly, please visit us at www.lilly.com and http://newsroom.lilly.com/social-channels.