Best in Show: Twitter Nominees

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Julie Cerrone

Just because it's a bad day doesn't mean you have a bad life! Living with a chronic illness can be hard,…

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Barby Ingle

Barby is an advocate for 150 Chronic Pain Diseases | President, International Pain Foundation | Best…

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Hurt Blogger - Britt

Britt Johnson is an ePatient advocate empowering patients to be the drivers of their health while making…

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Since 2009 I've been sharing useful suicide prevention resources, coping tips, ways to find help, and…

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I Remember Better

The Hilgos Foundation tweets to support Alzheimer’s caregivers and in 2011 founded #AlzChat. The Huffington…

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Provincial Eating Disorders Awareness (PEDAW) campaign

The Provincial Eating Disorders Awareness (PEDAW) campaign is a BC Province wide effort to raise awareness…

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Journeying Beyond Breast Cancer

"One of the most valuable things we can do to heal one another is listen to each other’s stories" ~ Rebecca…

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Rachel Brummert- Quinolone Vigilance Foundation

QVF: is a non-profit, charitable foundation made up of volunteer staff and we have ambassadors from many…

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Despite the wide prevalence of Borderline Personality Disorder - some 15 million Americans have met the…

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Melissa Olephant- Live Laugh Lyme

Chronic Lyme disease is often misdiagnosed & is often hard to treat. It can be confusing, painful, scary,…

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Dr Neal Houston

Trained to work with diverse individuals in complex situations - By listening, observing, assessing skills,…

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Dr. Patty Verdugo, PsyD

I became ill when I was 20 years old. I have now had now had 7 back surgeries (2 this year in 2017) that…

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Kathleen Nicholls (@kathfantastic)

I'm Kathleen, an author and cat/human lover. I'm passionate about David Bowie and dressing like a pensioner.…

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I am advocate of using technology to improve Health care. I work with various NGO’s and Private Groups…

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Rick Banas

A strong advocate for affordable assisted living communities that provide frail older adults and adults…

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Georgia Hurst @ShewithLynch

Of the possible 1,000,000 Lynch syndrome carriers – in the USA alone – it is estimated that only ~5…

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Once upon a time… In a land far, far away (known to its inhabitants as New Jersey) there was a girl.…

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Pajama Daze

Discovering we have a chronic illness can be devastating and life-altering. I know what you're going…

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Ssebandeke Ashiraf

Am Ssebandeke Ashiraf an advocate for people living with Sickle cell Disease in Uganda - East Africa.…

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Working to improve the lives of children & adults with mental illnesses and their families. NAMI Minnesota…

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A blogging Chaplain telling stories of life, health, NHS and death.

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Lily loves running 5K races for charities that are close to her heart. She is an inspiration to young…

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I am a West Michigan urologist using social media to build community and improve patient care.

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I live with a rare neurological condition known as a long-standing brain stem lesion. When I was first…

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