Meet the Nominees

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Dima Hendricks

At just 6 month old, Dima Hendricks was diagnosed with Sickle Cell Anemia (SS). Since a very young age,…

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Rachael Hutchings

I believe that food is powerful medicine. After learning to fight my own autoimmune disease battles…

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Dr.Sylvia Faircloth

I am about lifting. up that one who is battling with a Chronic illness.Sharing my story of overcoming…

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Krista Deveau @my.gut.instinct

My name is Krista Deveau. I’m 27 years old! I was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease at the age of 9. I was…

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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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Dr. Maggie Teliska-Parke currently serves as CTO of Regent Power, a clean energy integration firm. In…

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Britt Clark

Hi! I am a chronic illness warrior that has been fighting lupus, trigeminal neuralgia, and fibromyalgia…

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Hello, I am Patient Group Leader of FibroFlutters (FF) a support group for people with chronic, invisible…

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Margarete Cassalina

Margarete Cassalina is widely known as a motivational speaker, award-winning author, and national advocate…

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The Living Tree

My name is Caraline, I am 26 years old, I live in Durham North Carolina, and I was diagnosed with Fibromyalgia…

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I started my blog in 2015. I now blog for Respond Healthcare, Trio Healthcare, comfizz and Stoma Tips…

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Amanda Aikulola

A passionate advocate for those living with Dysautonomia, Chiari Malformation and Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome.…

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