This excerpt taken from the UNH 8-K filed Apr 18, 2006.
DRIVEN BY STRONG GROWTH IN EACH OF ITS BUSINESSES
MINNEAPOLIS (April 18, 2006) UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) achieved record results in the first quarter of 2006, reported Chairman and CEO William W. McGuire, M.D. First quarter growth was led by notable performances in the areas of offerings for seniors; commercial services, including consumer-driven account-linked products; and specialty businesses. In aggregate, the Company provides services to approximately 70 million American health consumers, an increase of 15 million people or 27 percent over the prior year.