The BEST Episodes of (Un)Well
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Feb 20, 2021
This docuseries takes a deep dive into the lucrative wellness industry, which touts health and healing. But do these wellness trends live up to their promises?
#1 - Ayahuasca
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 12, 2020
Once reserved for Indigenous shamans, this powerful hallucinogen draws those hoping to unlock trauma and quell addiction. Can it also cause psychosis?
#2 - Bee Sting Therapy
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 12, 2020
Expensive and labor-intensive bee venom promises to soften wrinkles and treat chronic Lyme disease. But do the risks outweigh the rewards?
#3 - Fasting
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 12, 2020
Fasting has vaulted beyond weight loss as biohackers have used it to optimize body and mind and enhance healing. But the practice holds real dangers.
#4 - Essential Oils
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Aug 12, 2020
Once fringe but now at the center of billion-dollar multilevel marketing companies, plant extracts can help us cope with anxiety. Are they a remedy?
#5 - Tantric Sex
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Aug 12, 2020
Sexual healing releases energy and improves intimacy, advocates say. But accusations of abuse and cultural appropriation have dogged the practice.
#6 - Bulking Up with Breast Milk
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Aug 12, 2020
Bodybuilding is just one reason why some adults are pumped to drink so-called "liquid gold". Yet is breast milk sharing considered safe - or ethical?