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My first article for has been published

I announced back in February that I had been asked to be a writer and community advocate for Health Union’s

I am pleased to say that my first article has now been published.

Entitled ‘Why psoriatic arthritis is much more than skin deep‘, I discuss the things I wish I knew at the start of my diagnosis. Looking past the joint pain and rashes.

I hope you enjoy reading it.


  1. Great article! πŸ˜ƒπŸ‘ Your like button won’t work on my iPad! 🀨

  2. Sheesh – I mentioned it already? I didn’t even remember!! Aaargh. Sorry. πŸ™‚

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Joel Nelson

Joel Nelson

Joel has lived with numerous forms of arthritis most of his life, with the onset when he was just 11 years old. In 2019, Joel created his blog, JoelvsArthritis to share his experiences, raise awareness and to be an advocate for those with arthritis and other autoimmune conditions. In his short writing career, Joel has written for a number of leading autoimmune and disability charities and is a community advocate and writer for Read his arthritis story here:

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