Top Health Pages to Follow in 2022

/ 2022

The past few years have been unpredictable in terms of health and wellness. The pandemic is still at it; creating variants and not dying down. New vaccines from all over the globe are rolling in. Living with the coronavirus, with masks on, social distancing in practice, and self-isolation when needed has become the new normal. The silver lining of all this, if any, is that we humans all over the globe are digitally connected. The internet has served us in numerous ways; entertainment, business, social networking, and most importantly telehealth. Patients can book appointments from the comfort of their homes, get treated via video consultation, and receive prescriptions via SMS.

As we go on with our lives in 2022, it is vital to be in our best health and given unforeseen circumstances, be able to tackle health problems as soon as they arise. For this very purpose, we have created a list of health pages on Instagram for you to follow. You don’t necessarily need an expensive gym membership, a diet plan, and Googling symptoms to improve your health. You can get solid health and wellness tips from these pages. Some of these pages share health-related updates and world science news, whereas others share mental-health tips, lifestyle tricks, health hacks, wellness recipes, and much more. The best part is that the content on these pages is written by health experts so you’re in safe hands!

1.     HeliumDoc

This page belongs to the Helium family originally from Africa and now branching into the GCC region. HeliumDoc acquired by Helium Health was formerly ‘Meddy’, Qatar’s top doctor booking platform. The page is known for great health-related content, local health news, and doctor features.

Our rating: 10/10

2.     WebMD

The popular website’s IG account shares its blog posts, health tips, and other trending happenings in the health world. The account is a must-follow for all IG users to better their lifestyle. WebMD is also the best platform to receive all medical news first.

Our rating: 10/10

3.     Medscape

This is a medical news Instagram handle that highlights important health data through its posts. From stories of people battling diseases to acting as a medical Wikipedia, it has content of all sorts. If you are interested in learning more about your wondrous body and what does within it, give Medscape a follow!

Our rating: 9/10

4.     Meow Meix

Nutrition guru and blogger Amanda Meixner runs an Instagram account full of meal preparation tips and tricks. From recipes to customized meal plans, Meixner gives you the hard facts and tools to actually make meal prep easy and manageable. This account is also a must-follow if you want to know about healthy substitutes, weight-loss swaps, and a low-down on creative yet guilt-free snack options.

Our rating: 9/10

5.     Fit Men Cook

Health and wellness are #goals for men, too. Kevin Curry’s Instagram account adds generous dollops of healthy recipes, travel goals, and gym workouts to the mix. His meal prep recipes are designed for both men and women who want to be healthy. Just like the meal prep tips, his Instagram account also follows his motto of ‘Never Boring.’

Our rating: 9/10

6.     Doctor Apa

Dentistry doesn’t have to be boring – at least not when jet-setting aesthetic dentist Dr. Michael Apa is involved. His Instagram is a slick blend of lifestyle photos featuring trips back and forth from NYC to Dubai and television appearances, along with humorous memes and before and after images of his clients’ remarkable smile transformations.

Our rating: 10/10

7.     Happify

This IG account allows users to engage in health-related activities and shares motivational quotes for managing adult mental health. With a massive following on IG, it is a light-hearted follow for daily healthy reminders.

Our rating: 8/10

8.     Kaiser Family Foundation

Looking for original, factual, useful, easily-understood, and often eye-opening health info? Look no further than the Instagram account of the Kaiser Family Foundation. The Foundation conducts and publishes in depth research on a variety of timely healthcare topics including HIV/AIDS, Medicare, immigration, insurance, global issues and more. Their IG feed breaks down key facts and stats, providing vital information at a glance.

Our rating: 9/10

9.     Mama Doc Med

Perhaps nobody searches for medical advice more than parents of young children. Seattle-based pediatrician Dr. Wendy Sue Swanson has created a valuable source of information and advice for them with her popular Instagram feed. She’s a passionate champion of digital health, innovation, and evidence-based science while adding a very human touch to a clinical and complex field.

Our rating: 9/10

10.  Dr. Pimple Popper

We’ve all heard of Dr. Pimple Popper! With close to three million followers, California dermatologist Dr. Sandra Lee has the distinction of hosting one of the most popular – and one of the grossest – accounts on Instagram. Better known as “Dr. Pimple Popper,” Lee rose to internet celebrity status thanks to her seemingly endless supply of pimple-popping, pus, and goo-filled videos of actual procedures done on her patients. America’s appetite for abscesses is so great that Dr. Pimple Popper is now a TV show on the TLC network.

Our rating: 7/10 (Trigger warning, only a fun watch!)

11.  Women’s Health Mag

With over two million followers, Women’s Health Mag is one of the top health accounts to follow on Instagram. Their feed offers a stream of thought-provoking posts as well as reels that are sure to get you moving! Unlike many accounts, they’re not simply promoting weight loss or clean eating. Instead, you’ll be introduced to different ways to look after all aspects of your wellbeing. The page also has a wealth of content, from workouts to food to beauty.

Our rating: 10/10


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