Amanda Brauning

Patient Leader

For the past four years my sister and I have been documenting what it's like to have chronic Lyme disease and co infections through photography and art therapy. www.lymelit.blogspot.com

Nominations

Advocating for Another Health Activist Hero Patient Leader Hero

Amanda is a warrior. Not only does she suffer from lyme disease but she is an amazing educator and activist. She is currently fighting for her life and the life of her sister who is also very sick. This disease could have torn our family apart but amanda educated herself and the people around her and held us all together. She is my hero.  — katie

Amanda is a very active advocate for people who suffer from Lyme Disease and it's co-infections. She and her siblings suffer from Lyme. Her sister Amber is going through an intense six week treatment for Lyme. Even though Amanda is ill with Lyme, she tirelessly and unselfishly attends to her sister while going through this treatment.  — Julie

Amanda is an active advocate for people suffering from Lyme Disease and it's co-infections. Her sister Amber is undergoing an intense six week treatment for Lyme disease. Amanda tirelessly and unselfishly attends to her sister while she gets treatment, even though she is suffering from Lyme as well. Amanda is documenting this in her blog .

Her unstoppable research and search for truth and knowledge about Lyme disease and parasites in our bodies that doctors and government are ignoring!

Amanda Brauning is a hero. She is changing the way the world sees chronic illness. She brings light and life to those who are suffering through her art. She use her talent to share with the world the depth of suffering people with chronic illness endure. Her words and art encourage and uplift those suffering and bring light into the dark.  — Amber

Amanda Brauning

You Might Also Like

Betsy Craig

Health Activist Hero Nominee

John

Best in Show: Blog Nominee

Best in Show: Twitter Nominee

Bob McEachern

Best in Show: Blog Nominee

Best Kept Secret Nominee

Linda Cooper

Health Activist Hero Nominee

Patient Leader Hero Nominee

Laura Cipullo, RD CDE CEDRD CDN

Best in Show: Twitter Nominee