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nDash Writer Profile for Darla Ferrara


Experienced Digital Journalist, Content Strategist and Writer, Author and Digital Artist

About Me

Darla is a full-time freelance writer published internationally and an award-winning author. She is Hubspot certified in marketing. Over the last decade, she has ghostwritten memoirs for a successful entrepreneur and created byline pieces for USAToday, Jillian Michaels, USARiseUP, New York Times -- About.com, Multibrief, MedCity News, LiveStrong and AOL. Darla is known for her ability to take complex topics and make them clear to anyone. For one medical marketing client, articles written by Darla helped them double their client list in less than a year. She spends her time writing and tackling artistic projects like painting. Her first novel was published in 2009 and she is working on a second and third, while still creating engaging content for her clients. Find out more by reading her blog at DarlaFerrara.com

Industries I Write About



Real Estate


Health & Wellness

Science & Medicine


My Writing Samples

Does the Weather Really Affect Your Joints?

People say you can feel the weather in your bones, but is that possible? The sky is clear, but grandma is rubbing her elbow and claiming it’s getting ready to rain. You might think it is an old wives’ tale, but grandma always seemed to be right for a reason. Joint pain is a pretty good indicator that the weather is about to change. It is not just rain that brings on the pain, either – a drop in temperature can lead to flare-ups as well.The current theory among scientists regarding joint pain and


5 Great Ways to Manage Chronic Pain

You don’t need to just accept chronic pain as a fact of life. Being proactive about your pain—addressing your unique type of pain and finding out what works for you—is one of the best gifts you can give yourself this new year. Consider these five effective ways to beat the chronic pain blues in 2017.1. Get to Know Your PainThe key to managing pain is determining what works well, so start by getting to know more about your problem. Any successful strategy will start with a trip to the doctor, esp


Pharma Content Marketing and The Art of Storytelling

The heavily regulated industry of pharmaceuticals is facing a challenge like it’s never seen before — healthcare consumers. Wait, of course, pharmaceutical companies have always had to deal with patients, but technology has changed how these individuals approach their health. Today, healthcare is consumer driven. It’s an industry focused less on taking care of sick people and more on educating them and preventing disease.There is a psychology in pharmaceutical marketing that didn’t exist 20 year


Various Marketing Byline Titles

A list of marketing articles I have written.


Medium Articles

A list of articles posted on Medium, mostly political commentary and art.




Content marketing strategy and development

Company: Freelance Writing, Graphic Design and Art Marketing

I worked there from 1/2005 until now

Content I Write