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How To Pitch: Prevention

The ramped-up digital presence of this health mag means tons of writing opportunities.

By Maria Coder - February 24, 2015
The information in this article is current and accurate.

Circulation: 2 million
Frequency: Monthly
Special issues: About 15 a year on various topics, such as "Outsmart Diabetes" and "Eat Clean"

Background: For 65 years, Prevention has been filling its pages with a range of healthy lifestyle stories, including food and nutrition, workouts and beauty. Today it's one of the largest magazines in the world with a circulation of more than 2 million, international editions and well over 8 million readers a month.

"We're the only health-related brand that says [our audience is] 40-plus," said editor-in-chief Bruce Kelley. "So that gives us special knowledge about the journey that women are going through as they head out of their 30s into their 40s and 50s. We speak to that journey in every article on every page."

The magazine strives to be an engaging guide for women in the aforementioned demographic who are concerned about all aspects of healthy living. "Our motto is love your whole life," explained Kelley.

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