Workplace mental wellness programs show little benefit | McKinsey’s 2024 wellness trends | CES innovations: wellbeing is now just a number

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | January 18th, 2024 CES 2024 Spotlights Preventative Health Innovations Quantified health was a key theme of CES 2024, with companies showcasing the future of tech-enabled disease prevention. Workplace Wellness Programs Have Little Benefit, Study Finds An Oxford researcher measured the effect of popular workplace mental health interventions, and discovered little to none. The trends defining…

No surprise, Bryan Johnson launches longevity product line | Trend: longevity travel | AI ‘death calculators’

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | January 16th, 2024 The Meme King of Longevity Now Wants to Sell You Olive Oil Bryan Johnson, a data-obsessed Silicon Valley centimillionaire, is promoting food and supplements that promise to help people live longer. Scientists say his program is highly questionable. So why are people flocking to it? Will a Full-Body MRI Scan Help You…

What’s new in wellness tech at CES? | The mega travel trends for 2024 | Acupuncture/TCM studio WTHN raises $5M

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | January 11th, 2024 The best wearable and fitness tech of CES 2024 Women-first tech and automatic glasses stood out at CES Megatrends 2024 Every January, Skift launches its annual Megatrends, which forecast the top trends that will define the travel industry in the year ahead. The New Fitness Gadgets That Promise to Change Your Life…

New wellness homes boast top fitness, sports & recovery amenities | Weight-loss drugs shipped direct | MAPS raises $100M for MDMA therapy

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | January 9th, 2024 Infrared Blankets and Boxing Rings: These Residential Developments Will Put Any New Year’s Wellness Goal to the Test New urban residential buildings from New York to Miami are responding to booming interest in wellness with ever more niche amenities You Can Now Get Weight-Loss Drugs Right From Eli Lilly The pharmaceutical company,…

The business of New Year’s resolutions | MIT’s vibrating obesity pill | Fitness & recovery hospitality brand Siro launching

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | January 4th, 2024 Fitness Hotel SIRO Readies Dubai Debut Fitness and recovery hospitality concept SIRO is preparing for a Feb ’24 launch. The businesses betting on new year’s resolutions Consumers flock to health, finance and learning companies to reach their goals. These firms are well aware – and many are seizing the moment to profit.…

2024 wellness trends: “big talk,” badminton & bodycare | 5 health lessons of 2023 | Food-as-medicine startup raises $7M

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | January 2nd, 2024 The Biggest Wellness Trends for 2024, Predicted by Experts Ring in the new year with these trending ideas for self-care, fitness, travel, and more. The Fitness & Wellness Trends To Watch in 2024 ATN analyzes storylines to watch in 2024, including connected fitness, the rise of strength training and the emergence of…

Dance is suddenly everywhere | The new employee benefit: wellness chatbots | Wellness travel to take new directions in 2024

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | December 28th, 2023 What if Dance Could Save the World? Over the past year, dance has shown its broader worth, from stage to film, #balletcore to music videos, TikTok tutorials to movement classes. Employers Are Offering a New Worker Benefit: Wellness Chatbots The apps use artificial intelligence to hold therapist-like conversations or make diagnoses. Travelers…

2024 wellness travel trends | Behavior-focused weight loss not dead: Twin Health raises $50M | The year of nose breathing

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | December 26th, 2023 The Biggest Wellness Travel Trends for 2024 From biohacking beach vacations in Hawaii to sexual intimacy retreats in Spain, our approach to wellness travel is more intentional than ever. Twin Health Raises $50M for Metabolic Care Telemedicine startup Twin Health added $50M in a Series D round. Leveraging machine learning, the company…

2023’s big fitness & wellness stories | The new “biological age” tests | Equinox seeks $1B with debt looming | $4,000 beauty advent calendars?!

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | December 21st, 2023 Issue No. 264: Year-End Review We’re wrapping up the year by breaking down 2023’s industry-defining developments. Equinox in Talks to Raise Over $1 Billion Ahead of Debt Maturities The fitness club operator has around $1.5 billion of debt coming due next year. Read the article on The Wall Street Journal > Vitruvian…

2024 travel trends, from astro and sports tourism to silent travel | Gyms jump into longevity treatments | BetterYou raises $6M

Headlines in the Global Wellness Economy Global Wellness News™ | December 19th, 2023 The biggest travel trends for 2024 From gig tripping to home swapping, these are the trends shaping travel in 2024 Waste of Money or Worth It? Longevity Treatments at Your Gym Fitness centers get into antiaging, with IV drips, peptide injections and infrared saunas. Read the article on The Wall Street Journal…