We don’t think you need six-pack abs to be happy. Because Greatist celebrates choosing whatever healthy means to you.
Our mission? Help the world think of health in a healthier way. And today we do that by publishing award-winning, crazy-shareable articles written by someone just like you (and verified by the best experts on the planet) with love, coffee, and whole lot of laughs.
Think of Greatist as the healthy, happy, empowering best friend you’ve always wanted. We’re:
We’re glad you asked. A greatist is someone who chooses healthy because they want to. In other words, you don't have to be the greatest and perfect all the time, but instead, be a greatist and make healthy choices some of the time, when you want, and because they make you feel good. We find that’s the only way you’ll actually stick with them!
Because it’s not about the choices you make, but why you make them.
Our pool of contributors may be small, but it’s mighty. They’re some of the most engaging and talented writers, researchers, and experts around.
The world’s most qualified, uber-certified professionals make up our best-in-class Expert Network. And they’re all wonderful people to boot! They verify the studies, question the sources, and offer guidance based on their experience. No article that needs it goes up without their approval.
Our engaged community of greatists (that’s you!) make healthy choices every day because it makes them feel awesome. You’re inspiring, amazing, and make unexpected smoothie recipes. Share your healthy journey using #greatist.