r/medical

34k subscribers


This is a Subreddit for people with specific but often awkward questions about their body and how it works. Intended to be like AskReddit, but for Medical questions only. The advice given and received in this Reddit is NOT a replacement for an official diagnosis by a trained medical professional, but could serve as a good starting point for learning more about your body and what might be ailing you.
https://reddit.com/r/medical/
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r/AskDocs
146k  subs
**Having a medical issue?** Ask a doctor or medical professional on reddit! All flaired medical professionals on this subreddit are verified by the mods.
https://reddit.com/r/AskDocs/
r/Advice
311k  subs
This is a place where you can ask for advice on any subject. Everybody has issues that they run into, and everyone needs advice every now and again. This is Reddit's very own solution-hub.
https://reddit.com/r/Advice/
/r/Relationships is a community built around helping people and the goal of providing a platform for interpersonal relationship advice between redditors. We seek posts from users who have specific and personal relationship quandaries that other redditors can help them try to solve.
https://reddit.com/r/relationships/
r/Anxiety
287k  subs
Discussion and support for sufferers and loved ones of any anxiety disorder.
https://reddit.com/r/Anxiety/
r/legaladvice
947k  subs
A place to ask simple legal questions, and to have legal concepts explained.
https://reddit.com/r/legaladvice/
r/offmychest
2m  subs
A mutually supportive community where deeply emotional things you can't tell people you know can be told. Whether it's long-standing baggage, happy thoughts, or recent trauma, posting it here may provide some relief. We'll listen, and if you want, we'll talk. We aim to keep this a safe space.
https://reddit.com/r/offmychest/
r/AskWomen
1m  subs
AskWomen: A subreddit dedicated to asking women questions about their thoughts, lives, and experiences; providing a place where all women can comfortably and candidly share their responses in a non-judgmental space. As part of our commitment to that mission, the AskWomen subreddit is curated to promote respectful and on-topic discussions, and not serve as a debate subreddit.
https://reddit.com/r/AskWomen/
r/sex
1m  subs
r/sex is for civil discussions about all facets of sexuality and sexual relationships. It is a sex-positive community and a safe space for people of all genders and orientations. This is (mostly) a 'serious' community - posts and comments that sidetrack discussion will be removed and may result in a ban.
https://reddit.com/r/sex/
r/depression
534k  subs
Peer support for anyone struggling with depression, the mental illness.
https://reddit.com/r/depression/
The subreddit for everything makeup related.
https://reddit.com/r/MakeupAddiction/
r/medicine
252k  subs
**A community for medical professionals.** Please read the rules before posting; this forum is heavily moderated.
https://reddit.com/r/medicine/
r/loseit
2m  subs
A place for people of all sizes to discuss healthy and sustainable methods of weight loss. Whether you need to lose 2 lbs or 400 lbs, you are welcome here!
https://reddit.com/r/loseit/
r/Fitness
7m  subs
Discussion of physical fitness/exercise goals and how they can be achieved
https://reddit.com/r/Fitness/
r/Drugs
585k  subs
Sourcing drugs is NOT allowed here! YOU WILL BE BANNED FOR ASKING OR PROVIDING DRUG OR PARAPHERNALIA SOURCES, whether illegal or legal. This includes: URLs, markets, PMs, etc. Make sure you follow the RULES. When in doubt, DONT.
https://reddit.com/r/Drugs/
r/popping
217k  subs
Pictures and videos about cysts and pimples.
https://reddit.com/r/popping/
**Explain Like I'm Five is the best forum and archive on the internet for layperson-friendly explanations.**   Don't Panic!
https://reddit.com/r/explainlikeimfive/
Welcome to TwoXChromosomes, a subreddit for both serious and silly content, and intended for women's perspectives. We are a welcoming subreddit and support the rights of all genders. Posts are moderated for respect, equanimity, grace, and relevance.
https://reddit.com/r/TwoXChromosomes/
r/mentalhealth
118k  subs
The Mental Health subreddit is the central forum to discuss, vent, support and share information about mental health, illness and wellness. This sub is moderated by the South Asian Mental Health Alliance (SAMHAA), a non-profit society dedicated to mental health stigma reduction through skill development and community building.
https://reddit.com/r/mentalhealth/
r/Parenting
1m  subs
/r/Parenting is the place to discuss the ins and out as well as ups and downs of child-rearing. From the early stages of pregnancy to when your teenagers are finally ready to leave the nest (even if they don't want to) we're here to help you through this crazy thing called parenting. You can get advice on potty training, talk about breastfeeding, discuss how to get your baby to sleep or ask if that one weird thing your kid does is normal.
https://reddit.com/r/Parenting/
r/nursing
109k  subs
A place to discuss the topics of concern to the nurses of reddit. All are welcome.
https://reddit.com/r/nursing/
r/nosleep
13m  subs
Nosleep is a subreddit for realistic horror stories. Everything is true here, even if it's not.
https://reddit.com/r/nosleep/
r/techsupport
636k  subs
Stumped on a Tech problem? Ask the tech support reddit, and try to help others with their problems as well. Be sure to check out the live chat, too! https://techsupport.dev0.sh
https://reddit.com/r/techsupport/
r/Dentistry
40k  subs
Discussions and links of interest for dentists, hygienists and dental assistants on all things dentistry. Questions about dental topics and issues from patients are also welcome.
https://reddit.com/r/Dentistry/
r/dogs
1m  subs
/r/dogs is a discussion-based subreddit, meant for asking questions, sharing information, and learning about our beloved canine companions and related dog-centric topics.
https://reddit.com/r/dogs/
r/amiugly
168k  subs
Post your picture here and have fellow Redditors tell you what they think about your appearance!
https://reddit.com/r/amiugly/