Meet the Nominees

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Roberta Carson

Taking care of my teenage son during his 27-month battle with terminal brain cancer was an overwhelming…

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Tami Stackelhouse

Tami Stackelhouse dreams of a day when all fibromyalgia patients have access to the care and support…

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Lynne Edris

For more than 12 years, Lynne Edris has helped smart, capable professionals from all over the world whose…

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Lacey @more.than.midodrine

Lacey is an advocate for rare and ultra-rare diseases, as she has an extremely rare form of Ehlers Danlos…

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Pajama Daze

My name is Cameron "Cam" Auxer, aka Pajama Daze. I've been a Spoonie in one way or another my entire…

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Charles Eaton MD

I am a hand surgeon living in West Palm Beach, Florida. I am happily married with four grown boys, three…

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chris cox

Musician/Artist diagnosed with MS in 2006. Has given speeches across the U.S. sharing his story with…

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Researching Nutrition from an early age was inspired from losing her parents, their health wasn’t great…

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Hi my name is Veronica. I’m 26 and I have an ileostomy. Living with a ostomy isn’t easy but, I wouldn…

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Yvonne Desousa

Using a giggle stick to beat up on MS, and now breast cancer, because giggles are good for you!

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Char - Chronically Hopeful

Blogger and ME/cfs Advocate. Housebound with Severe Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (also called Chronic Fatigue…

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Cathy Chester

I've been passionately advocating for the MS community for over THIRTY years! I was diagnosed with…

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