by Cheryl-Anne Sturken | August 01, 2018
The global wellness industry is expected to surpass $4 trillion in 2018, estimates the Miami-based Global Wellness Institute, and a number of resorts are expanding the concept way beyond the confines of the spa. These properties are opening holistic treatment centers and hiring doctors and fitness experts to staff them. They are tapping into Eastern and Asian traditional rituals to create wellness programs, and offering personal mental health, physical and wellness profiles to help guests achieve a balanced lifestyle. One hotel even wants you to learn to cook and bake responsibly.

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