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Best Women’s Health Blogs of 2020

There is no single definition for women’s health. So when Healthline picked the best women’s health blogs of the year, we looked for ones that inspire, educate, and empower women to lead their best lives — in more ways than one.

Nia Shanks

Nia Shanks has a simple and refreshing approach to health and fitness. If no one else can get you to lift weights, she will – without the ambiguity or misdirection of the “magic pill” plaguing the industry. If you’re tired of fad diets, Nia offers practical information for realistic and lasting change.

healthy women

Designed to empower women to take charge of their own health, Healthy Women offers comprehensive information on all aspects of healthy living. The blog features a great mix of relevant posts for women at all stages of life – pregnancy and parenthood, sex and relationships, healthy aging, and more. Readers can also access online health clinics and membership networks.

Maze Blog on the Best Sex for Women

The Maze Women team is made up of experts in psychology and physiology, and they write about the full range of women’s sexual health issues. From pelvic floor health to low libido to sex during pregnancy, no topic is off limits.

The Black Women’s Health Imperative

The Black Women’s Health Imperative is the only national organization committed to improving the physical, emotional and financial health and well-being of women of color. In addition to information about their own initiatives, the blog features first-person stories about life as a black woman in America and relevant health information affecting women of color.

Flo Living

Flo Living’s goal is to put an end to the misinformation surrounding menstruation. The blog educates women on how to care for and nourish themselves properly for healthy hormone balance. Recent articles include tips for stocking a healthy medicine cabinet for hormones, a guide to symptom-free perimenopause, and five ways hormonal birth control can disrupt dating.

Run to the finish

If you want to start running but don’t know where to start, this is a great place to start. Amanda Brooks is a Certified Personal Trainer and Running Coach, and she’s here to help you every step of the way. On the blog, she shares helpful tips on all aspects of running and practical fitness tips in general, like workout hair mistakes that could damage your hair.

Sarah Fit

Young women looking for advice on healthy eating and fitness will find it here. Sarah is a full-time health and fitness blogger who shares nutritious recipes, the most effective workouts, women’s health tips, and lots of motivational tips along the way. She also has a comprehensive prenatal fitness guide for expectant moms.


Woman’s mission is “to improve the health of women and infants.” The blog began as a way to reach women and their families as they navigate parenthood, cancer, and other health-related experiences. Browse member spotlights, parenting tips, nutrition tips and more.

black girl health

Journalist Porcha Johnson launched the Black Girl Health (BGH) site in 2014 to provide minority women and girls with information to help them make informed decisions about their health. BGH is committed to reducing disparities in access and quality of health care between minority communities. It focuses on high-risk conditions for African American women, such as lupus, heart disease, fibroids, HIV/AIDS, diabetes, obesity, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol. In addition to information on health conditions, you will find information on preventative care through education, nutrition, and fitness. And don’t miss beauty tips and help with hair care and skin care.

Brunette girl self care

Bre Mitchell created the Brown Girl Self-Care website and podcast to help Black women heal from trauma and prioritize self-care every day of their lives. Bre offers a personal and informative perspective on self-care. She offers tips for taking charge of your physical, spiritual and emotional well-being. She shares life experiences, opinions on current events, advice from influencers and wellness experts, and news on green and clean products to try.

This is chelsea

Chelsea Williams originally started this herbal beauty and wellness blog to share her findings on successfully managing her autoimmune disease with a plant-based lifestyle. At the time, she saw little information on the subject for women of color and became determined to share her success with others. As she enjoyed more and more health and beauty benefits through plant-based living, the topics on her blog grew. She now offers a wealth of recipes, minimalist home ideas, fashion and beauty tips, and wellness information – all plant-based and non-toxic.

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