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Global Wellness Institute's 2022 trends report has big focus on tech

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One thing this forecast makes clear is that the future of wellness will be anything but a ‘restart’ of 2019, Susie Ellis
One thing this forecast makes clear is that the future of wellness will be anything but a ‘restart’ of 2019
– Susie Ellis

The Global Wellness Summit (GWS) has launched its annual trends report revealing the top 10 new trends for the year ahead in health and wellness, with two of the major trends being tech focused.

The Future of Wellness 2022 contains individual chapters dedicated to each trend and goes in-depth on the major shifts ahead in spa, nutrition, wellness travel, wellness real estate, women’s health, men’s wellness, healthcare, technology and sustainability.

The GWS’ 10 Wellness Trends for 2022

Wellness Welcomes the Metaverse.• From Wellness Tech to Technological Wellness.

Innovative Tech Closing the Gender Gap in Medical Research.• Senior Living Disrupted.

Dirt-y Wellness: The Health of the World’s Soil – and the Impact of Soil Exposure on Human Health – Become More Important.• Toxic Muscularity Comes Clean.

Wellness Travel: Seekers, Welcome.• Urban Bathhouses & Wellness Playgrounds.

Next-Gen Naturalism: The Return of Self-Reliance.• Health & Wellness Coaching Gets Certified.

The evidence-based forecast is based on the insights of global executives of wellness companies, economists, doctors, investors, academics and technologists that gather each year at the GWS.

The authors – including top journalists, analysts and wellness experts – bring each trend to life with examples of the innovators and companies that are pioneering each concept.

“It’s always daunting to predict trends in the fast-moving wellness space, but it’s especially challenging two years into a pandemic where the long-promised ‘post-pandemic world’ is becoming visible but is repeatedly delayed,” said Susie Ellis, GWS chair and CEO.

“One thing this forecast makes clear is that the future of wellness will be anything but a ‘restart’ of 2019.

“What consumers now need most – what they perceive as ‘true wellness’ – has profoundly changed.”

The trends were unveiled today at the first Global Wellness News media event in New York City, attended by the Fit Tech Global team.

To read a full version of the report, head to the official GWS website.

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Global Wellness Institute's 2022 trends report has big focus on tech

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One thing this forecast makes clear is that the future of wellness will be anything but a ‘restart’ of 2019, Susie Ellis
One thing this forecast makes clear is that the future of wellness will be anything but a ‘restart’ of 2019
– Susie Ellis

The Global Wellness Summit (GWS) has launched its annual trends report revealing the top 10 new trends for the year ahead in health and wellness, with two of the major trends being tech focused.

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