Patient Leader Hero Nominees

Tiffany Kairos

As an epilepsy survivor, I am an epilepsy advocate, blogger and founder of the Organization and online…

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Kristal

Suffering with Fibromyalgia myself, I am a Fibromyalgia Advocate, Educator and Awareness Coordinator…

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CHECK 15: The Monthly Cancer Awareness Day

At 5 years old, Kyle R. Smith lost his grandpa to kidney cancer. He didn’t know what cancer was then,…

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Simon R. Stones

Simon is an award-winning patient advocate, speaker, consultant and researcher, who was the winner of…

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Natalie Y. Beavers

Natalie Y. Beavers is an epilepsy survivor, advocate, and founder of the “Angels Of Epilepsy Foundation…

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The Bipolar Battle - John Poehler

John is the creator and founder of the blog The Bipolar Battle (www.thebipolarbattle.com). John lives…

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Amber Wallace (Ostomy Diaries)

I'm Amber, the creator of the Ostomy Diaries Youtube Channel, and Social Media Platforms. I have a Bachelor…

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@health_anxiety

Taylor Marae, registered dietitian in integrative and functional medicine, owner of the instagram account…

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Kelly Cervantes

Thank you so much for your interest in our family’s journey with a special needs child! I am the mother…

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Asa Maass

I’m a dad, husband, video creator, and autism advocate. I started my YouTube channel FatheringAutism…

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Uninvisible Pod

WHAT IS UNINVISIBLE? A podcast about invisible conditions and chronic invisible illness, featuring interviews…

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Barby Ingle

Cheerleader of HOPE - Barby Ingle, BSc, is an Amazon bestselling author, reality television personality,…

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Tom Kindlon

I have had Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (M.E.)* since February 1989, when I was just 16. I wasn't diagnosed…

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Amanda Greene ~ LA Lupus Lady

Amanda Greene became a healthcare activist after living with Lupus (and other autoimmune conditions:…

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@pcosgurl

Ashley Levinson's advocacy includes online campaigns #Heart4PCOS and #LemonFaceChallenge which have run…

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TotallyADD.com

Everything I used to know about ADD was wrong Getting a proper diagnosis and treatment was transformational;…

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Rare Candace

Candace Lerman, Esq., is an attorney, consultant, and author of the rare disease blog, RareCandace.…

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Sharon Rose Nissley, Klippel-Feil Syndrome Freedom

Hi, I'm Sharon Rose I am an interior designer and volunteer rare disease patient advocate, both in…

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Rebecca Lombardo

Hello! I’m 46 years old and have been married for 18 years. When I was 19, I was diagnosed with bipolar…

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Melissa Adams VanHouten

After being diagnosed with gastroparesis in February of 2014, I became a passionate advocate for those…

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Christina Doherty

I consider myself a person first, a patient second, and an advocate third. When I was first diagnosed…

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