Cold-EEZE® Supports the City Harvest Daily News Readers Care to Feed the Hungry Canned Food Drive (DNRC)

   Cold-EEZE® Supports the City Harvest Daily News Readers Care to Feed the
                       Hungry Canned Food Drive (DNRC)

Kevin and Danielle Jonas to Take Part in Food Drive Event on December 14, 2012

PR Newswire

DOYLESTOWN, Pa., Dec. 13, 2012

DOYLESTOWN, Pa., Dec. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ProPhase Labs (NASDAQ: PRPH),
makers of Cold-EEZE, and a leader in over-the-counter (OTC) natural cold
remedies, has announced its support for The Daily News Readers Care to Feed
the Hungry Canned Food Drive (DNRC), a thirty-year tradition of collecting
non-perishable food donations throughout New York City. Cold-EEZE will bring
Married to Jonas stars Kevin and Danielle Jonas to assist in collecting much
needed food items at an event on Friday, December 14, 2012 from 12:00 pm –
2:00 pm EST at Engine 8, Ladder 2, Battalion 8 Firehouse located at 165 East
51^st Street (between 3^rd Avenue and Lexington Avenue).

America's favorite reality sweethearts, Kevin and Danielle Jonas from E!'s hit
show "Married to Jonas", will host this food drive event and those who attend
will have the chance to meet, take pictures with and receive autographs from
the Jonas'. City Harvest delivers the food it collects throughout the year to
the more than 1 million New Yorkers facing hunger each year, including most
recently those people who have been impacted by Hurricane Sandy. This year,
City Harvest will collect more than 42 million pounds of excess food from all
segments of the food industry and deliver it free of charge to some 600
community food programs throughout New York City.

"We're pleased to join forces with The Daily News, City Harvest and Kevin and
Danielle Jonas to offer New Yorkers some much-needed relief during this
difficult time," said Ted Karkus, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of
ProPhase Labs. "As a New Yorker myself, I know the importance of this
initiative and am humbled to be a part of it both personally and
professionally."

"Every year City Harvest is thankful for all of the organizations who help us
achieve our mission," said Robyn Stein, Director of Corporate Partnerships for
City Harvest. "We appreciate that Cold-EEZE as well as Mr. and Mrs. Jonas have
made the needs of hungry New Yorkers and Hurricane Sandy victims a priority
during this holiday time."

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clinically proven to safely and effectively reduce the duration of the common
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About ProPhase Labs

ProPhase Labsis a diversified natural health medical science company. It is a
leading marketer and manufacturer of the Cold-EEZE^® family of lozenges
clinically proven to significantly reduce the severity and duration of the
common cold. Cold-EEZE customers include leading national retailers, chain
food, drug and mass merchandise stores, wholesalers and distributors, as well
as independent pharmacies.

ProPhase Labs has several wholly owned subsidiaries including a manufacturing
unit, which consists of an FDA registered facility to manufacture Cold-EEZE
lozenges and fulfill other contract manufacturing opportunities.ProPhase also
owns 50% of Phusion Laboratories LLC ("Phusion"). Phusion licenses a
revolutionary proprietary technology that has the potential to improve the
delivery and/or efficacy of many active ingredients or compounds. Phusion
will formulate and test products to exploit market opportunities within
ProPhase's robust OTC distribution channels. For more information visit us at
www.ProPhaseLabs.com.

About City Harvest

Now serving New York City for 30 years, City Harvest (www.cityharvest.org) is
the world's first food rescue organization, dedicated to feeding the city's
hungry men, women, and children. This year, City Harvest will collect more
than 42 million pounds of excess food from all segments of the food industry,
including restaurants, grocers, corporate cafeterias, manufacturers, and
farms. This food is then delivered free of charge to some 600 community food
programs throughout New York City by a fleet of trucks and bikes. City Harvest
helps feed the more than one million New Yorkers that face hunger each year.

SOURCE ProPhase Labs

Website: www.ProPhaseLabs.com
Contact: 5W Public Relations, Ilisa Wirgin, +1-212-999-5585, iwirgin@5wpr.com