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SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Headspace, a global leader in mindfulness and meditation, today announced the formation of Headspace Health, a new, wholly-owned subsidiary that will pioneer new ways to incorporate the Headspace meditation experience into digital medicine. The new company plans to deliver the world’s first prescription meditation app in 2020 when it anticipates the introduction of the first product in its portfolio of newly developed, clinically-validated and FDA-cleared meditation programs specifically designed to treat a broad range of chronic diseases.
“The creation of Headspace Health is the most significant step ever taken to introduce meditation into medicine at scale,” said Headspace Co-Founder and CEO, Rich Pierson. “Health professionals have long recommended Headspace as an effective tool in treating a wide variety of health problems, and now we’re leading the effort to validate and deliver prescription meditation solutions to doctors and their patients for physical conditions. By standardizing meditation into health care, we’re bringing Headspace even closer to realizing our mission of improving health and happiness around the world.”
In summer 2018, Headspace...