Are you wanting to learn more about health ? Well you’ve come to the right place. This is a curated list of the best health podcasts of 2021.
We have selected these podcasts for a variety of reasons, but they are all well worth a listen. We tried to select a variety of podcasts across the spectrum from hosts with a wide breadth of experience.
We are always keen to hear your feedback, if we have missed a podcast, tweet us @MagazineWelp and we will check it out!
Best Health Podcasts 2021
With thanks to ListenNotes, Crunchbase, SemRush and Ahrefs for providing the data to create and rank these podcasts.
- Publisher: TED
- Total Episodes: 219
What does exercise do to your brain? Can psychedelics treat depression? From smart daily habits to new medical breakthroughs, welcome to TED Health. TED speakers answer questions you never even knew you had, and share ideas you won’t hear anywhere else, all around how we can live healthier lives.
- Publisher: Julie Foucher MD, MS
- Total Episodes: 186
Julie Foucher MD, MS is a four-time CrossFit Games athlete and family physician. Her passion lies in bridging the gap between fitness and medicine to empower individuals to live healthier, more fulfilling lives. She brings you weekly content on Tuesdays alternating between expert interviews and stories from everyday individuals who have used lifestyle to overcome health challenges.
The Model Health Show
- Publisher: Shawn Stevenson
- Total Episodes: 475
The Model Health Show is a fun, entertaining, and enlightening look at health and fitness. No subject is off limits here! World-renown author and nutritionist Shawn Stevenson breaks down complex health issues and makes them easy to understand and overcome. Whether it’s weight loss, chronic fatigue, heart disease, diet, exercise, sex, hormones, sleep problems, or countless other health topics, the insights you get here will help you transform your health and live your best life ever.
Revolution Health Radio
- Publisher: Chris Kresser
- Total Episodes: 161
Revolution Health Radio debunks mainstream myths on nutrition and health and delivers cutting-edge, yet practical information on how to prevent and reverse disease naturally. This show is brought to you by Chris Kresser, health detective and creator of chriskresser.com.
- Publisher: LiSTNR
- Total Episodes: 77
The guide to hacking life – to feel, look and live better. Footy legend Adam MacDougall is a fitness economist, trained with a Bachelor of Economics, MBA and certification in the fields of strength and conditioning, psychology, nutrition and exercise. For Adam, hacking life isn’t just about being smart with our time, it’s about being smart and practical with our food, exercise and headspace. Learn with Adam as you too can become a health hacker.
Optimal Health Daily
- Publisher: Dr. Neal Malik
- Total Episodes: 1354
Why bother searching for the best blogs about health & fitness when it can be found and read for you? Think of Optimal Health Daily as an audioblog or blogcast. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/optimal-health-daily/support
- Publisher: BBC Radio 4
- Total Episodes: 261
Series that demystifies health issues, separating fact from fiction and bringing clarity to conflicting health advice.
- Publisher: BBC World Service
- Total Episodes: 40
Health issues and medical breakthroughs from around the world.
The Health Code
- Publisher: The Health Code
- Total Episodes: 42
Welcome to The Health Code! A fun, informative, unfiltered and real podcast run by health and fitness YouTuber, Sarah’s Day and professional photographer, content creator, Personal Trainer and… Sarah’s boyfriend, Kurt Tilse. This dynamic duo are here to crack the code on all things health, fitness, lifestyle, relationships and building your dream career. Get ready, because they’re about to reveal some serious tips, tricks and healthy hacks!
Health Anxiety Show
- Publisher: The Anxiety Guy
- Total Episodes: 51
There’s been a lot of confusion and frustration lately about health anxiety. Personal success stories and outcome focused answers are hard to come by, and people are growing more and more frustrated. Dennis Simsek (AKA The Anxiety Guy) is here to show you the truth behind the root causes of your health anxiety, and guide you towards healing. From forums to online chat rooms, social media groups to conversations with others, health anxiety sufferers are not being provided the information and skills to eliminate their emotional and mental health struggles. That’s where Dennis’s powerful and inspirational podcast show comes in. Get ready to join the thousands of other warriors worldwide, in becoming more than anxiety starting today.A new episode of the health anxiety podcast show will air on the first Saturday of every month.
The Health Ranger Report
- Total Episodes: 1680
Wisdom, commentary and improv entertainment from the Health Ranger!!!!
Hunt Harvest Health
- Publisher: Ryan Lampers and Dr. Hillary Lampers
- Total Episodes: 136
Follow Ryan Lampers @sthealthyhunter and his wife, Dr. Hillary Lampers, on the Hunt Harvest Health podcast. With more than 20 years together, they share their life as a modern family living a simpler lifestyle through hunting, backcountry travel, natural medicine, gardening, exercise, and relationships. They also interview people in the hunting, gardening, food, health, and relationship realms. Ryan hunts, Hillary doesn’t, but together they have worked to combine their love for healthy food, nature, and fitness.
What the Health?
- Publisher: Kaiser Health News
- Total Episodes: 197
Join Julie Rovner, chief Washington correspondent for Kaiser Health News, along with top health policy reporters from The New York Times, The Washington Post, Politico and other media outlets to discuss the latest news and explain what the health is going on here in Washington.
Ask The Health Expert
- Publisher: JJ Virgin
- Total Episodes: 699
Triple-board certified nutrition expert and Fitness Hall of Famer JJ Virgin is a passionate advocate of eating and exercising smarter. JJ and her team help people stay fired up and healthy as they age, so they feel the best they ever have at age 40+.JJ is a prominent TV and media personality, whose previous features include co-host of TLC’s Freaky Eaters, 2 years as the on-camera nutritionist for Weight Loss Challenges on Dr. Phil, and numerous appearances on PBS, Dr. Oz, Rachael Ray, Access Hollywood, and the TODAY Show. She also speaks regularly and has shared the stage with notables including Seth Godin, Lisa Nichols, Gary Vaynerchuk, Mark Hyman, Dan Buettner, and Mary Morrissey.JJ is the author of four NY Times bestsellers: The Virgin Diet, The Virgin Diet Cookbook, JJ Virgin’s Sugar Impact Diet, and JJ Virgin’s Sugar Impact Diet Cookbook. Her latest book, Warrior Mom: 7 Secrets to Bold, Brave Resilience, shows caregivers everywhere how to be strong, positive leaders for their families, while exploring the inspirational lessons JJ learned as she fought for her own son’s life.JJ hosts her popular podcast, relaunched as Ask the Health Expert in June 2020, with over 5.5 million downloads and counting. She also regularly writes for Rodale Wellness, Mind Body Green, and other major blogs and magazines.Visit www.jjvirgin.com for hundreds of free recipes and resources, plus state-of-the-art programs, products, and plenty of support to help you build your dream life.
The Dirobi Health Show
- Publisher: Dave Sherwin
- Total Episodes: 160
The latest in nutrition, exercise, and dietary supplements. Guests include world record holders, documentary film makers, best selling authors, and health experts from all backgrounds and walks of life.”Health is the greatest wealth,” and this show helps people find those great nuggets, tips and ideas they can implement into their life to achieve their best health.
Wild Health Podcast
- Publisher: Wild Health
- Total Episodes: 196
The biggest questions in human performance, health, and longevity answered by those in the know.. Hosted by Drs. Mike Mallin, Matt Dawson, and friends. www.wildhealthpodcast.com
Life Kit: Health
- Publisher: NPR
- Total Episodes: 75
Taking care of yourself shouldn’t be complicated. We talk to the experts for practical advice to live a long and healthy life, based on science. Subscribe to get episodes from Life Kit on health and wellness.
Phoenix Helix: Autoimmune Health
- Publisher: Eileen Laird
- Total Episodes: 173
Maximizing autoimmune health through the paleo autoimmune protocol and functional medicine. This bi-weekly podcast combines personal stories of the autoimmune experience, with interviews with experts on nutrition, lifestyle, the mind-body connection, autoimmune disease, root cause troubleshooting, and more. Hosted by Eileen Laird, author of A Simple Guide to the Paleo Autoimmune Protocol. She dedicates this podcast to anyone whose autoimmune disease knocked them down so hard, they wondered if they would ever rise again. Never underestimate your ability to rise. We all have a phoenix within us! Visit Phoenixhelix.com to learn more.
Public Health On Call
- Publisher: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
- Total Episodes: 338
Evidence and experts to help you understand today’s public health news—and what it means for tomorrow.
Hotter Than Health
- Publisher: Eliza Gellman
- Total Episodes: 241
A Podcast Focusing On Nutrition, Lifestyle, And Your Morning Conference Call