Advocating for Another Nominees

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Marla Murasko

I am passionate about my work as an Advocate for Down Syndrome. Spreading awareness to the world so they…

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Tiffany Kairos

Diagnosed with epilepsy, as an advocate for the cause, I find it a mission and passion to raise awareness,…

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Randy Patrick (Must Stop MS!)

After being dx'd with MS in November 2012, I wanted to do my part in helping others who are diagnosed.…

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Barby Ingle

Barby is an advocate for PTs w 150+ Chronic & Rare Diseases | Pres. International Pain Foundation (vol…

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Diabetes Health magazine

Diabetes Health Founder, Nadia Al-Samarrie was not only born into a family with diabetes but also married…

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Ten years ago I was diagnosed with CRPS (Complex Regional Pain Syndrome). A rare chronic pain disease…

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Lisa moreno

I am the proud mom of two strong loving boys, who suffer with CAIDS. I am also the President/Founder…

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Matt Pappas

I am a Blogger, Podcaster, Author, and Advocate for Survivors of Abuse. I started Surviving My Past as…

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Chronic Eileen

Eileen Davidson is an ambassador for The Arthritis Society (Canada), advocate for chronic illness and…

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Franke James

Helping my sister Teresa, who has Down syndrome, has changed my life forever. In Nov. 2013, Teresa was…

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Sita Gaia

Hi! I am Sita and I have been an advocate for Epilepsy ever since 2012. I felt very lonely when my seizures…

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Don Stranathan

I was diagonosed with Stage 4 Lung Cancer in June of 2009. Since then I have done radiation, chemotherapy,…

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Debbie @

I am a optometric tech -patient leader ,blogger,author, founder of fb group Avascular Necrosis/Osteonecrosis…

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I started to advocate for women with epilepsy in pregnancy when I fell pregnant with my son back in 2014.…

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Ashley D Loomis

I have had crohns since 4+1/2 I'm 65 now.I have been active for many years helping others. I have 3…

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Jen Vargas

I am a Caregiver to my mom, Pam, whose battle with cancer I've shared for seven years on social media.…

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Susan Kiser Scarff

Caring for my husband led me to seek as well as impart support .... ultimately my sister and I put…

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Mary Pettigrew

I'm an eclectic, creative gal from Texas. I'm a passionate writer, blogger, & a website SEO partner…

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TaVonna Symphony

I'm a cancer survivor, chronic Illness warrior, and advocate for women with chronic and invisible illnesses.…

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I am a chronic pain/illness warrior who currently has multiple diagnosis and is also working on trying…

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Silvia (Sly) Wheatley Young

Silvia is a survivor of stage 4 endometriosis and infertility. Her advocacy within the endometriosis…

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Gina McGalliard

I have a complex/atypical sleep disorder that includes symptoms from narcolepsy, chronic fatigue syndrome…

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Terri Coutee

I am a two-time breast cancer survivor who chose to have breast reconstruction after a double mastectomy.…

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Dr. Alvin Mena Cantero

My name is Alvin Mena Cantero, 33 yr. original from Cuba and the owner of the clinic. This is a family…

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Leah Bahrencu

The day that should've been the most beautiful days of my life, was my worst nightmare. Hearing the words…

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Anita Levesque

I have lived experience with mental health all my life; father had undiagnosed manic depression and prescription…

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I feel i am very blessed in that i am able to give back to EVERY COPD patient who wants to learn and…

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Depressed While Black is an online community that shares mental health stories from an African-American…

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