State of health in 2025 | Future Forecast

Read 25 health predictions for 2025, a year that will see the world transform thanks to disruptions in health that will impact a wide range of sectors—and we explore them all. It’s your future, discover what you’re in for.

Health releases for 2025
In 2025, a number of health breakthroughs and trends will become available to the public, for example:
  • Spending on NHI increases from around $2 billion rand in the 2019-20 fiscal year to $33 billion rand ($2.2 billion USD) this year. Likelihood: 70% 1
  • Between 2022 to 2025, Canada enacts a universal, single-payer public pharmacare system worth $15 billion that will draft a national list of prescription medicines that will be covered by the taxpayer. Likelihood: 60% 1
  • Prescription drugs can be brewed at home 1
  • Blood test detecting any virus you have had becomes widespread 1
  • Severe food allergies become treatable 1
  • Male contraceptive pills become widely available 1
  • Hepatitis C is eradicated 1
  • U.S. military uses electricity to stimulate soldiers' brains, increase reaction times and improve attention spans 1
  • Robotic, mind-controlled prosthetics become widely available. 1,
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  • New device diagnoses pancreatic cancer earlier and faster 1
  • Bioengineered skin grafts replicates real skin becomes widely available 1
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) will become the leading cause of liver transplants 1
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June 2, 2022. Last updated June 2, 2020.

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