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Best Health Poems

Below are the all-time best Health poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of health poems written by PoetrySoup members

Premium Member My Mental Health
My mental health is complicated
Now euphoric, next sedated
Nightmares daily duplicated
All my friends are alienated 
Happy times? They're confiscated
Mental health is complicated 

My mental health is...

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Categories: anxiety, mental health,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Half of a Heart


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Categories: health, heart,
Form: Concrete
Premium Member Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis

Running through my mind,
Running through my veins,

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Categories: health, abuse, analogy, art, corruption,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Bio:Closing Time,Memories


The joy, the camaraderie, the smoke.
The great ale, my great friends in Chicago.
Old Town,...

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Categories: health, chicago, friendship, memory, mental
Form: Bio
Premium Member OCD Overdrive collaboration with Ink Empress

Life is not as sweet as a bowl of golden glace cherries,
nor is there a golden illuminated future for a fruitless mind.
Trembling hands and gritted...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: anxiety, care, mental health,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Cruel Compassion, Collaboration With the Silent One
My mind is a puzzle of cryptic metaphors.
whilst searching for my sanity,
I've become my own worst enemy.
In this cauldron of despair,
time is like sand in...

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Categories: angst, anxiety, mental health,
Form: Free verse
The Older I Get
I once heard the whisper of falling snow,
saw a spark in the eye of a coal-black crow,
felt the power and awe of a swift river's...

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Categories: allegory, angst, health
Form: Monorhyme
Premium Member Wellness and Worry
Wellness and worry are by no means friends.
To be well, your mind of worry you must cleanse.
Living with worry, there’s a price to pay
worry will...

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Categories: health, analogy, anxiety, emotions, fear,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Moonlight on the Ward
Midnight. This white ward
drifts softly through chalked moonbeams
shifting walls argent to cream,
sifting sterile halls.
Full moon fingers reach within
touching each silvered sheet-shroud.

Jaded nurses drowse...
vials drip crystalline...

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Categories: health, life,
Form: Choka
Premium Member Adult Lullaby
In my arms you can forget your troubles
Close your eyes and leave them all behind
I’ll sway you tenderly to loving rhythms
I’ll comfort you to sweet...

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Categories: health, love, Lullaby, sleep,
Form: Free verse
Who Am I
I am the ring around Saturn
spinning words as particles of ice and dust
with the power to transcend

I am the original chosen to be right here...

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© Humble B  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: health, black african american, faith,
Form: Verse
My Torment
A fleeting still small voice tries to warn me
A sudden overwhelming desire to run
The tell tale taste of metallic flakes
Means my nightmare has begun

Everything around...

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Categories: angst, confusion, depression, health,
Form: Quatrain
Each Day Takes Its Turn
Standing firm 
we live 
we give 
we take 
we learn 
we strive to make sure 
each day enlightens us 
and brightens us
even as light fades...

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Categories: health, black african american, day,
Form: Carpe Diem
Premium Member Worry
Worry eats your energy and robs your peace of mind 
It brings about anxiety so you cannot unwind
It takes away your happiness, it steals away...

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Categories: anxiety, emotions, health, stress,
Form: Rhyme
Faith, Trust and Irony
She's dressed in freshly laundered scrubs,
a floral top and pants pale blue.
There for a moment to hand me a gown,
and tell me what to do.


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Categories: caregiving, health, work, me,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Food For Thought - With Chris Green
Lyrics start 0.05 - timed to the music

Pack your bags dear, there’s a Croc near
And he’s creeping, through the night
With his eye on - on...

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Categories: food, health, scary,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member The Jab
The Jab

I am somewhat disenchanted by what I’ve seen and read
Antivaxxers believe the lie that soon the vaccinated will be dead
That our leaders are out...

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Categories: health,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Hear Ear
Over recent months I’ve had trouble with my hearing…
Misinterpreting what is being said isn’t so endearing

Take a step back and think of all the things...

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Categories: health, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Look Back At Eighteen Months Here-The Show Is Over
A Look Back at Eighteen Months Here-The Show is Over

When your poems reside in a shoe,
like mine,
pounding the pavement to nowhere.
The onset of blisters isn't...

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Categories: change, sad, mental health,
Form: Free verse
Reaping and Relishing

Reaching out towards freshness all ripened,
Holding onto huge branches hovering high,
Not bothered about tan getting deepened,
I hand pluck lush naseberries straight...

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Categories: fruit, health,
Form: Quintain (English)
Premium Member Connected To Nature
As she walks barefoot into her garden, her body connects to earth's healing magnetic fields.
She then sits on a faded wooden bench and is greeted...

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Categories: health, appreciation, earth, feelings, happiness,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Borderline Personality Dodoitsu
We Are All the Same
Listen to the reeds as they sway apart;
Hear them speak of lost friends.
At birth, you were cut from your bed,
Crying and...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: love, mental health, relationship,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Undertow
It's like a powerful undertow that pulls you down below, 
till darkness swirls around you and there's no place you can go. 
It fills your...

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Categories: depression, health, mental illness,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Overcoming Desperation
Desperation, draw me not like magnets pull
But once again let saneness possess me in full
Do not ravage me like a lion upon its prey
Block not...

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© Bill Baker  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: health, anxiety, depression, fear, hope,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Cherished is the Night
*I wrote this sonnet some years ago for my wife, who suffers from fibromyalgia since an auto accident in 1995. An anniversary poem

not Aphrodite's vernal...

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© Tom Woody  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: appreciation, health, love,
Form: Sonnet