This article questions if current sleep recommendations by experts are not aligned with aging consumers.
As I see the fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic, it forced me to do a review of assumptions, ideas, and knowledge on the state of the Consumer Health industry. The first thing that came to mind was the scares of the short-lived SARS in 2002 and H1N1 in 2009 pandemics buried in the archives ofContinue reading “Four Key Learnings About Consumer Health in Times of COVID-19”
Society is smitten with the advances of digital technologies not only from the impact that the Internet and social media have on trends, knowledge, and progress of humanity, but also as a disruptive platform in self-care and health management. While wearables, web and mobile apps have become a great tool for consumers to monitor andContinue reading “Artificial intelligence (AI) is now a tangible reality transforming consumer health and the industry of over-the-counter (OTC) products”
Rethinking how we approach health via nutrition Each day in my newsfeed, I come across novel foods and nutritional supplements touting therapeutic benefits creatively promoted to circumvent regulation on specific health claims. The recent boom of personalized nutrition via dietary interventions using health status, level of activity, social interaction, and even genomics is shifting theContinue reading “The New Medicine: 5 Trends In Lifestyle Food and Specialty Dietary Supplements”