August 5th, 2014
The winners of the OAC Your Weight Matters National Convention are Kaleb and Valerie! Kaleb and Valerie now have the opportunity to attend OAC’s Your Weight Matters National Convention, document their experiences and gain insights on weight and obesity management!
Your Weight Matters National Convention 2014 is hosted by The Obesity Action Coalition. The event will feature industry leaders who will be discussing weight, nutrition, exercise, weight bias, emotional struggles with weight and more! If you’d like to attend, it’s not too late! You can register and learn more about the event here.
July 31st, 2014
This week, our Health Activist Twitter chat was centered around finances and managing your illness. If you missed the chat, you can read the recap of it here!
July 30th, 2014
Congratulations to the winners of this month's WEGO Health book giveaway! Five winners will each be getting a copy of “It’s an Extraordinary Life” by Randall Broad.
July 25th, 2014
We’ve collected a roundup of some popular health articles that we saw on the web and shared on our WEGO Health social media sites. Check them out here!
July 23rd, 2014
In this Health Activist Twitter chat, Lyme Disease Health Activist Christina discussed with community members how they manage their symptoms, doctors and diets! Get the recap here.
July 18th, 2014
We’ve collected a roundup of some popular health articles that we saw on the web and shared on our WEGO Health social media sites! Read more.
July 10th, 2014
Do you know how many people have been diagnosed with RA in the United States? Or that women are more likely than men to develop rheumatoid arthritis?
July 9th, 2014
Health Activist Jessica talked with others about the stigmas that are associated with illnesses and how to eradicate these stigmas. Get the recap of the Health Activist Twitter chat!
July 4th, 2014
We’ve collected a roundup of some popular health articles that we saw on the web and shared on our WEGO Health social media sites. Check them out below:
5 Ways You’re Not ‘Living’ With Chronic Illness
Health Activist Ilana Jacqueline discusses the differences between living with a chronic illness and being alive with a chronic illness. In the link, she gives readers her tactics that can help guide them to living a fuller life with their illnesses.
July 4th, 2014
Frank, winner of Best in Show:Google Plus at the 2014 WEGO Health Activist Awards for his Google Plus account, took time to tell us how being a Health Activist has affected his life!
How/why did you become a Health Activist? Tell us your Health Activist story!
Check out Frank’s post on The Crohn’s Colitis Effect to find out why he became an IBD Health Activist!