NU Online News Service, Feb. 18, 5:33 p.m. – Principal Financial Group Inc., Des Moines, Iowa, has hired Consumer Health Interactive, San Francisco, to develop the content for a new consumer Web site, Principal Health News, which is posted at http://www.principal.com/principalhealthnews

The site provides free health news and information for members of health plans that Principal insures or administers.

Consumer Health is a unit of AdvancePCS Inc., Irving, Texas.