FOSTER CITY, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 17, 2015) - Renew Medical Inc., a continence care company committed to improving the quality of life of patients impacted by accidental bowel leakage (ABL), announced today that its product, the Renew Insert, has been recognized by the 2015 Medical Design Excellence Awards (MDEA).

Renew Inserts represent a new standard of convenience, comfort and satisfaction for the more than 15 million Americans impacted by ABL.

Renew Inserts were named the Silver Medal winner in the Over-The-Counter & Self-Care Products category of the MDEA. The MDEA competition honors the highest caliber medical devices on the market today, and celebrates the achievements of all stakeholders responsible for groundbreaking innovations that are changing the face of medical technology.

The Renew Insert is made from soft, flexible silicone, which easily adapts to the body for a comfortable fit, and is expelled naturally. With a unique combination of safety, effectiveness, and ease of use, its design provides ABL patients with a reliable and discreet internal protection while also giving them the confidence to live a normal and active life.

"It is an honor to be recognized by the Medical Design Excellence Awards," said Dari Shalon, CEO of Renew Medical. "This is an exciting time for the company as we work to expand patient access to the Renew Insert in the U.S. and grow awareness of this highly prevalent but underdiagnosed health condition."

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Medical Design Excellence Award
The Medical Design Excellence Awards (MDEA) competition is the Medtech Industry's Premier Awards Program. Since its inception in 1998, the mission of the MDEA has been to recognize significant advances in medical product design and engineering that improve the quality of healthcare delivery and accessibility. Designed to focus attention upon the complexity of product development and to showcase examples of what can be achieved when it is well done, the MDEA celebrates the achievements of medical product manufacturers, their suppliers, and the many people behind the scenes -- engineers, scientists, designers, and clinicians -- who are responsible for the groundbreaking products that are saving lives, improving patient healthcare, and changing the face of medtech.

The MDEA competition is a prestigious, publicity-charged program that fosters innovation by honoring the highest caliber medical devices on the market today. Both winners and finalists enjoy year-round opportunities to increase the market visibility of their company and its award worthy products among medtech and healthcare professionals. Each year finalists are announced in the May issue of MD+DI (Medical Device and Diagnostic Industry) magazine. Winners are announced in June during a special ceremony held in conjunction with the Medical Design & Manufacturing East event.

About Renew Medical Inc.
Renew Medical Inc. is a continence care company committed to the development of new and innovative solutions to improve the management, care, and quality of life of patients with accidental bowel leakage (ABL), medically termed bowel or fecal incontinence. 

With a novel product design combining safety, effectiveness, comfort and ease of use, the company's leading product, Renew Inserts, has been clinically tested for 7 years in the U.S. and Europe.

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