If you love to practice yoga, always have to accompany your relatives to the doctor’s office because you understand medical jargon, or regularly frequent health food stores, this is the dream writing job list for you.

Below you’ll find writing jobs that pay in health niches such as mental health, diabetes, holistic nutrition and everything else in between:

Anxiety Foundation

    • Contribute an article that shares your experience, knowledge or tips about mental health.
    • $50 per article
    • 550+ words, family friendly language
  • Submit a proposal for your article through their online form

Yoga Basics

    • Writers with experience in yoga practice, teaching and/or philosophy can apply to join the writing team at Yoga Basics
    • Writers will be responsible for 1-2 articles per month
    • 550-700 words and 4-8 paragraphs per article
    • $30/article with future increases

Vibrant Life

    • “Vibrant Life is a bimonthly lifestyle magazine that promotes physical health, mental clarity, and spiritual balance from a practical, Christian perspective.”
    • Submit completed articles that answer this question for readers: How can it help me or my family live a healthier, happier, or more satisfying life?
    • Short article (450-650 words) or feature articles (no more than 1000 words)
    • $100-300 per article
    • For additional information on types of articles they’re looking for and subject areas of interest, visit their guidelines page


    • Submit articles to Radish, healthy living from the ground up
    • Articles to fall under one of their editorial departments: Eating Right; Food; Great Places; Outdoors; Homes; Gardens; Body, Mind & Soul; Health & Fitness; Food for Thought and Rooting Around
    • $50-150 per article

The Health Journal

    • Those passionate about health, fitness and wellness can submit an article to The Health Journal
    • $0.08/word for web-only; $0.15/word for print copy

Spirituality & Health

    • “The stories we’re looking for are about being happier and healthier people, here and now—for people who look beyond their own lives to the health of their communities, the environment, and future generations.”
    • Stories: apx 950 words; up to $200 per story
    • Features: 1500-3500 words; up to $500 per feature

Common Ground

    • Write an article for Common Ground, Serving Ecology, Health, Peace and Justice since 1982
    • Shorter articles (600-1500 words) or longer articles (up to 2500 words)
    • $0.10/word

Diabetes Self-Management

    • Articles should “address the day-to-day and long-term concerns of our readers in a positive and upbeat manner and enable them to make informed choices about managing their diabetes.”
    • 1500-2500 words
    • Payment rates vary

Whole Life Times

    • Write an article about holistic health or a progressive and healthy lifestyle with a local (Southern California) angle
    • City of Angels blurbs (300-400 words; $25-35); regular department articles ($35-125); longer features (800-1000 words; $75-150); BackWords personal essay (750 words; $100)


    • Submit articles to WellBeing, a magazine “all about improving the quality of your life, the lives of others and the health of the planet”
    • Feature articles (AU$600-$700; apx 2000 words); travel articles (AU$750, including photographs); special reports (AU$1700); Real Life Experience (AU$150; 800-1000 words)

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