Julie Cerrone is a Patient Empowerer, American Association of Drugless Practitioners Certified Holistic Health Coach, Yoga Instructor, Speaker and Patient Leader Blogger thriving with psoriatic arthritis and avascular necrosis of the femur and has battled melanoma, complex regional pain syndrome, depression and anxiety.
Using her personal mantra ‘It’s just a bad day, not a bad life’, she started itsjustabadday.com, which has been named one of the top 5 Psoriatic Arthritis blogs by EveryDay Health, top 7 Psoriasis blogs by HealthLine, top 40 Arthritis blogs by Feedspot and has been highlighted by The Mighty, WedMD, The National Psoriasis Foundation, and many other online sources.
Staying busy is a way of life for Julie. Some of her accomplishments and activities include: Patient Leader Network Director for WEGO Health, 2016 Standford MedX Ignite Talk and Oral Presenter, 2014 Stanford Medicine X ePatient Scholar, mentor and blogger for the National Psoriasis Foundation, member of the Advocacy and Mission Committee for Arthritis Foundation, WEGO Health Best In Show: Twitter in the 2015 Health Activist Awards, Intake.Me Patient Advisory Board member, Psoriasis Social Media Ambassador and Health Guide for HealthCentral, blogger for PsoStrong.com, and Yoga Instructor at Cool Springs.
When she’s not working, Julie can be found jamming out to Celine Dion, taking a yoga class, traveling, cooking, geeking out over health related things or enjoying life in Pittsburgh, PA.