Julie Cerrone Croner

Patient Expert

Julie Cerrone Croner is a Certified Holistic Health Coach, Patient Empowerer, Yoga Instructor, Autoimmune Warrior and the Award Winning Blogger behind It's Just A Bad Day, NOT A Bad Life. When she’s not empowering chronically fabulous patients to live their best lives, she can be found jamming out to Celine Dion, cooking, geeking out over health-related things or enjoying life in Pittsburgh, PA with her husband and daughter.

Julie is also a Social Ambassador for the Psoriasis HealthCentral Facebook page.

Conditions Covered:Psoriasis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Pregnancy

Latest by Julie Cerrone Croner

Living With Psoriatic Arthritis and Caring For a Newborn: Lessons Learned

Want advice on living with psoriatic arthritis and caring for your newborn? Learn from a woman who has just been there, bought the t-shirt, and has taken notes.

4 Easy Ways To Make Your Workstation Psoriatic Arthritis Friendly

Try these modifications and tools that can make your workstation psoriatic-arthritis friendly and help you make the most out of your workday.

5 Ways to Manage Psoriatic Arthritis and Your Career

Here are five tips useful for maintaining a thriving career with psoriatic arthritis.

What to Do When You Find Out You're Pregnant While on Medication

Have you found out you’re pregnant unexpectedly while on medication for your chronic condition? Step one: Don’t panic. These tips can help.

10 Key Autoimmune Symptoms to Track

Identifying our own triggers can help us create a personalized approach to managing our condition.

Foods to Avoid When Living with Psoriasis

In a perfect world, the best diet would be to eat a little bit of everything. Unfortunately, when you’re dealing with a chronic condition such as psoriatic disease, you must be strict with your diet. Food is known to trigger your immune system, causi...

Creating Your Own Pain and Fatigue Scale

Pain is subjective. Some of us can handle it in high amounts, while others wince at the slightest twinge of it. Read about how Julie created her own pain/fatigue scale.

3 Ways to Track Your Symptoms

Tracking symptoms to unlock the triggers of psoriatic arthritis was an obsession for Julie, read about what she found and how it could help you.

Does Living with a Chronic Illness Prep You for Pregnancy?

The fatigue, unpredictability and sacrifice of pregnancy might make some expectant mothers thankful they mastered a chronic illness first.

5 Ways to Stay Up-to-Date on Psoriasis News

Educating yourself about your condition and joining online support groups can have a big impact on getting the best care possible.