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Caring Foodie

Caring Foodie is a place to find allergy-friendly recipes & helpful info, inspirational stories, my personal…

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Michele Tschirhart

Hi, I am Michele Tschirhart and have been fighting chronic myelogenous leukemia since 2011. Since this…

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Estela Mata

Since my sister was diagnosed with Lupus 10 years ago, I have been advocating for the Lupus Community…

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Sadie @simplysadielyn

My high school experience was one for the books. It consisted of more doctors appointments, tests, and…

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Tamika Quinn Stroke Hero

Tamika is a Navy Veteran who survived 2 strokes at age 27 and now devotes her life to education, prevention…

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Chronically Lea

In April 2018 I was running 8 miles a day. By May a short hike left me breathless and exhausted. By June…

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Hi, I’m Kim. I am a mom to two amazing children. A wife. A caregiver by nature and by profession…

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Diabetes advocate through social media and blogging. I show the good, the bad, and the ugly parts of…

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Alexandria Washington

Alexandria Washington is an award-winning health advocate located in Tallahassee, FL. She holds a Bachelor…

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Bev 'YumaBev' Ribaudo

I have had Young Onset Parkinson's Disease (PD) for 20+ years and use laughter and humor to treat myself…

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