The COVID-19 pandemic posed an unprecedented challenge to the healthcare industry, exposing flaws in access and radically altering delivery of care along the way. The industry has had to push the boundaries of innovation, quickly developing and releasing key vaccines and treatments that can allow us to safely re-engage with one another.

The Harris Poll is conducting a series of surveys on topics of interest to those in the pharmaceutical and biotech industry, as well as the broader healthcare space, and the partners that support their work. To that end, we will continue to update this page with additional insights as they become available.

Most recently, the Harris Poll has been conducting research to understand and track the evolving reputation of an industry that has historically struggled; the usage, value, and future of telehealth; and, the sources, role, and impact of information, both COVID-related and otherwise.

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Current Trends in Health & Wellness

The COVID-19 pandemic shone a light on the importance of health and personal care. Americans are putting a greater focus on physical and mental health than ever before. Consumer priorities are rapidly changing, along with the types of products they use to meet their health goals.

Here, we provide a data-driven snapshot into the health and personal wellness industry to help brands and companies prepare for future consumer expectations. We measure consumer sentiment towards key trends including eco-friendly products and personal biometric devices (health trackers).

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