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New HealthCentral Social Ambassador

January 28, 2016

We are thrilled to announce our new psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis social ambassadors, Alisha Bridges – founder of Being Me in My Own Skin and winner of the National Psoriasis Foundation’s Outstanding Volunteer Leadership Award, and Julie Cerrone, founder of It’s Just a Bad Day and WEGO Health Activist Award Winner. Continue reading here.   Follow our articles, videos and patient stories here for Psoriatic Arthritis!

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First eCourse Release

January 1, 2016

First eCourse Release

Check out my Elimination Diet 101 self paced eCourse hosted on thinkific.   Click here to learn more about the course and to take a free sample run through!

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NPF Elimination Diet Article Part 1

September 25, 2015

Check out part 1 of my 2 part elimination diet series post on the NPF blog!   Want to know some elimination diet tips? Check out part 1 which talks about gluten and dairy!

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Gluten Free Everyday Health Article Interview

September 23, 2015

Check out this article that Everyday Health interviewed me for. It’s about going gluten free for psoriatic arthritis!   Should You Go Gluten-Free For Psoriatic Arthritis?

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NPF August 2015 Wellness Challenge

August 31, 2015

NPF August 2015 Wellness Challenge

As part of the NPF’s Wellness Challenge, I was the resident health coach blogging to help urge patients to make changes.   Check out my posts: Week 1: Little Changes Make A Big Difference For Psoriatic Arthritis  Week 2: There’s More To Meatless Mondays Than Just Cutting Meat! Week 3: What’s Your Psoriasis Fight Song? Week 4: Tips For Keeping…

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Pgh Tribune Review – Caregiver Magazine Spread

August 22, 2015

Pgh Tribune Review – Caregiver Magazine Spread

I was so honored to have a 2 page spread in the Caregiver Magazine insert in the Pittsburgh Tribune Review published on August 22nd, 2015. The issue was all about Rheumatological issues and I was interviewed on how diet and lifestyle play a part in managing symptoms!   Check it out! It’s pages 12 and 13! Or click here to check…

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WAAD15 Kitchen Wellness Inside & Out Presentation

July 13, 2015

WAAD15 Kitchen Wellness Inside & Out Presentation

Watch the reply on youtube! In May 2015, during the International Foundation for Autoimmune Arthritis’ World Autoimmune Day Online Conference, I   helped present a Kitchen Wellness Inside & Out presentation. Check out a replay of the presentation here for some tips on foods to cut out of your diet to help manage inflammation!

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Everyday Health Diagnosis Story Article

June 10, 2015

Psoriatic arthritis isn’t the easiest condition to manage. Julie Cerrone, who has lived with it since she was 10, shares the chief lessons she’s learned along her health journey. Check out the article here!

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Best in Show: Twitter WEGO Health 2015 Winner

March 2, 2015

Best in Show: Twitter WEGO Health 2015 Winner

I was named a finalist, and subsequently WINNER, for the Best in Show: Twitter category for the 2015 WEGO Health Activist Awards. Check out all the Best in Show: Twitter Nominees & Finalists.

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WebMD Chronic Conditions Blog Post

February 25, 2015

WebMD Chronic Conditions Blog Post

WebMD’s Chronic Conditions blog published a piece I wrote titled 5 Lessons I’ve Learned on Disability. It received a lot of great attention and was even publicized on the main page!

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KDKA News Segment

February 24, 2015

KDKA News Segment

KDKA Pittsburgh’s Kym Gable did a piece on “The Secret Side of Food: Healing Yourself In The Kitchen” nutrition series that I helped create at the Avani Institute with Tracey Eakin & Gianna Thomas. Watch the web teaser video! Read the news article & watch the whole segment here! Read my blog post about the whole thing!  

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Patient Panel at the 3rd Content Marketing for Life Sciences Conference

December 4, 2014

THE PATIENT’S VOICE AS THE BIGGEST RESOURCE TO DEVELOP MEANINGFUL CONTENT, RELATIONSHIPS AND BRAND AWARENESS Moderator: Bob Brooks, Executive Vice President, WEGO HEALTH Panelists: Heather Swift, Breast Cancer Health Activist and blogger at Take Awareness 2 Action, @HeatherSwifty Julie Cerrone, Chronic Illness Health Activist and blogger at It’s Just a Bad Day, Not a Bad Life, @justagoodlife Josh Rivedal, Mental Health Activist, Huffington Post blogger, and author…

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Healthline Best Health Blogs of 2014 Contest Nominee

December 1, 2014

Healthline Best Health Blogs of 2014 Contest Nominee

Nominated for best health blogs of 2014 on Healthline.com To vote, search ‘It’s Just A Bad Day’ blog on: http://www.healthline.com/health/best-health-blogs-contest

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WEGO Health Activist Award Nominations

November 1, 2014

WEGO Health Activist Award Nominations

      Nominated for:       Cast Your Vote: https://awards.wegohealth.com/nominees/4381

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Congressman Murphy Convenes “Path 2 Cures” Roundtable

October 23, 2014

I have the honor of representing arthritis patients for the Arthritis Foundation at a roundtable with Congressman Murphy. News Article: http://www.thealmanac.net/article/20141024/NEWS/141029959 Represented patients taking specialty tiered drugs last week @AFWPA @RepTimMurphy #path2cures http://t.co/kjGYFXr2xI pic.twitter.com/ODjRlUzxE2 — Juls|It’sJustABadDay (@justagoodlife) October 28, 2014

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Engage and Empower Me MOOC: Compassion, Connection and Engagement

October 22, 2014

Just Talking Podcast

October 21, 2014

Julie Cerrone joins me this week to talk about things like avascular necrosis, psoriatic arthritis, complex regional pain syndrome, finding (and focusing on) positive thoughts when they are needed most, and how patient communities have made a significant difference in her life. We also sneak in some hockey trash talk, as one does. Enjoy. Follow Julie on Twitter at @justagoodlife and check…

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EverydayHealth.com: 5 Inspiring Psoriatic Arthritis Blogs to Follow

September 24, 2014

5 Inspiring Psoriatic Arthritis Blogs To Follow As these bloggers document the ups and downs of living with psoriatic arthritis, they show what it means to enjoy a full life. Let their messages move you to do the same. By Madeline Vann, MPH Medically reviewed by Niya Jones, MD, MPH

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World Autoimmune Arthritis Day Blogger & Speaker

May 8, 2014

 During the World Autoimmune Arthritis Day, hosted by the International Foundation of Autoimmune Arthritis, Julie blogged, helped moderate live chats during the online conference and also held her own session about how positivity can impact your health and overall life. Post by World Autoimmune Arthritis Day.

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Stanford MedX Live! ePatient Leadership – Finding your Voice

April 8, 2014