Female health and wellness: from niche to the next big thing

The historic lack of funding and research in female health and wellness has led to a corresponding gap in data. We believe that addressing this data gap will result in a more complete understanding of female health, ensuring innovation is grounded in science. The tide is already turning, marked by favourable investment, technology advancements and ambitious femtech start-ups.

Oakland Innovation and Sagentia are at the forefront of new thinking in the female health and wellness space.

Female health is a complex and multifaceted issue, spanning the entire care continuum, and influencing the wellbeing of society as a whole.

In this paper, we consider the repercussions of the historic female health gap, exciting opportunities for science and technology innovation, and emerging challenges faced by the female health and wellness market.