At the core of Lifestream Purification Systems’ mission is our commitment to providing the highest quality colon aquatherapy equipment for the healthcare practitioner and for the client – to empower people to live more healthful, balanced lives. Our mission of “inspiring ideas for quality of life” directs our efforts and our quality policy.
We fulfill our mission, vision, and quality policy by focusing on the needs of our customers and their clients. We emphasize the ongoing innovation of our products and services and the continuous improvement of the methods and processes that successfully bring those products to the customer.
Rocco and Amy Bruno form Lifestream Purification Systems as a Texas Limited Liability Corporation and raise funds to gain FDA market clearance for the Angel of Water CM-1 professional unit.
FDA clears the Angel of Water as a Class II RX ONLY medical device — for use when medically indicated, such as before radiological or endoscopic examination.
A period of re-education begins to counter the prevailing view of colon hydrotherapy units in the United States as non-prescription devices. Rocco Bruno makes training trips to Singapore, India, Hong Kong, and Bulgaria and to locations within the U.S. for training therapists to operations of the Angel of Water.
Gary Russ, an advertising photographer for 30 years as g.russ images and Marketing Director of Global Golf and Resort Marketeers, becomes a partner in Lifestream to head up efforts to enhance our products’ market position. R&D begins on Cherubum Enema Kit + Lavage Chair Accessory.
FDA audits all manufactures of Class II colon irrigation equipment to enforce the regulatory status of these devices as prescription only. Enema kits such as the Cherubum branded device are Class I [Exempt] devices in the United States.
Lifestream gains certification to ISO 13485:2003 for medical devices and CE Marking for the European Union.
The Cherubum line of products is launched.
Rocco Bruno forms Regenesis Integrative Health Centers, LLC to act as an operations training facility for Angel of Water CM-1 purchasers. Other training facilities are opened in California, Washington, DC, and New York.
CE marking is obtained for the Angel of Water. Health Canada clearance is gained in the same year. The Cherubum is self-certified by Lifestream and registered in the Netherlands.
Competitors develop a study on closed system equipment in Danbury, CT (the Danbury Hospital study) to show the efficacy of colon hydrotherapy before colonoscopy.
Lifestream unveils the Angel of Water CM-1 Surround unit at the I-ACT convention in Houston, TX.
Cherubum Product(s) patented.
Australian regulatory clearance is obtained with Emergo Group Asia Pacific acting as Lifestream’s Australian Sponsor.
Lifestream partners attend MEDICA Tradeshow in Dusseldorf.
Lifestream and T&T Medical Equipment Co. Ltd. begin working for TFDA clearance in Taiwan which is gained the following year.
Lifestream partners with Gavriel (Gabi) Meron, founder and former CEO of Given Imaging, that company that successfully brought the PillCam to the world – to form HyGIeaCare, Inc. which establishes Centers to bring the HyGIeaCare Prep System and procedure exclusively to the GI world.
Article published in Journal of Gastroenterology and Digestive Diseases, Volume 1 Issue 1:003 2016, entitled Randomized Trial Comparing High Volume Rectal Water Irrigation with Standard 4 L Split-Dose PEG Preparation before Colonoscopy.