Posts tagged ‘January 2012’

January 27th, 2012

Mission Statements for Health Activism

by Amanda

Today we have a post by Sharifa that really gets to the heart of January goal-making: creating a Mission Statement for yourself and your community. In order to really get things done and stay on track with your Health Activist brand. Have you written a plan for what you want to accomplish? It’s worth a shot – …Read More

January 20th, 2012

Educate Your Community: Thyroid Awareness Month

by Amanda

Editor’s Note: I’m excited to share a post with you written by our Sponsor Programs Assistant Sharifa Simon-Roberts on Thyroid Awareness Month. To learn more about Thyroid Awareness and the online Thyroid community – check out our interviews with Katie Schwartz, founder of the wonderful Dear Thyroid, and Mary Shomon of’s Thyroid community. Both are doing amazing things for their communities and, if you haven’t yet, …Read More

January 17th, 2012

Today’s #HAchat: “What if…” Health Activist Wishes

by Amanda

For today’s Health Activist Tweetchat let’s continue with our big picture thinking and play a little “What if” game. Health Activist Wishlist-creation. In true brainstorm fashion – there are no wrong answers!


Join us at 3pm ET for a fun brainstorm chat  about the following …Read More

January 16th, 2012

Now Live: All Health Activist Award Nominees

by Amanda

Now that the Health Activist Award nomination period has concluded and judging has begun, we are pleased to share all of the nominations with you! As they say, it’s just an honor to be nominated – and, looking at what the nominators had to say about all the Health Activists they nominated – it’s …Read More

January 13th, 2012

Featured Health Activists for January

by Amanda

Each month, in our community newsletter we feature Health Activists who amazing things for their health communities that we think you should get to know. We love meeting new people and know how important it is for Health Activists to connect across health conditions and interests so we can work together and …Read More

January 4th, 2012

Our Year in Health Activism: Look Ahead at 2012

by Amanda

At WEGO Health, we really love (and benefit from having) our Editorial Calendar complete with monthly themes to focus on and center our efforts around. It keeps us on target as an company and helps integrate all of the many ideas we have in an organized way. Last year, we chose a theme for each and …Read More

January 3rd, 2012

New Year Greetings from WEGO Health

by Amanda

We hope your 2012 is off to a great start and that you’re looking forward to an even bigger and better year in Health Activism. Thanks for always inspiring us and doing such great work for your fellow patients and online health community members! We’re so happy to have met all of you and are …Read More

January 3rd, 2012

This week’s #HAchat theme is “Health Activism in 2012″

by Amanda

It’s the first Tuesday of the year and the first Health Activist Tweetchat of the year! We want to hear from you.

What do you want to accomplish in 2012 and how can we help?

Join us for today’s Health Activist Tweetchat at 3pm ET to discuss and set some awesome goals for your …Read More

January 2nd, 2012

Ready, Set, Go: Health Activist Goals for 2012

by Amanda

Congratulations on making it through 2011 – we hope the year was as successful for you as it was for Health Activism in general. Because it was truly the biggest year in online health advocacy ever! We’re proud to have met so many wonderful leaders this year and can’t wait to do even more …Read More