Best in Show: Community Nominees

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Amy Tenderich

Amy Tenderich is a journalist/patient blogger who started DiabetesMine.com after her diagnosis with type…

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Jacob Moore

Jacob Moore is a filmmaker, speaker & founder of NoStigmas, a global peer support network for mental…

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The #BCSM Community

The Breast Cancer Social Media (BCSM) community began with a simple question – could the power of social…

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Barby Ingle

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

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Heather

Patient and client advocacy is one of the paramount responsibilities of care. Patient engagement, ability…

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Global Hydranencephaly Foundation Family-to-Family Resource Network

The Global Hydranencephaly Foundation is a family driven nonprofit organization dedicated to providing…

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Dana Trentini (aka Hypothyroid Mom)

Who knew that little butterfly-shaped thyroid gland at the base of our necks could affect our lives so…

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Frank Garufi Jr.

My name is Frank Garufi Jr. and my 9 year old son, Domenic, has been battling Inflammatory Bowel Disease…

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International Pain Foundation

International Pain Foundation (iPain) is your Power of Pain headquarters. Our mission is to educate and…

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Regina

Regina Holliday is a patient rights activist known for her advocacy murals. She founded The Walking Gallery…

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Tiffany Westrich-Robertson

I am a patient living with RA, Sjogren's, & Axial Spondy & CEO of IFAA: International Foundation for…

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FibroColors

FibroColors is an Advocate for Fibromyalgia Awareness. We are a Fibromyalgia Community with over 72,…

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@BabbleOnBrooke

Following a spinal injury 6 years ago, I, a professional speaker, slowly lost the ability to speak &…

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Sabrina Cannella

Hi there! My name is Sabrina Cannella, I'm 22 years old from Toronto, Ontario and up until 10 years ago…

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Tom Kindlon

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

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Paleo f(x)™

Paleo f(x)™ is an organization dedicated to advancing and promoting the functional paleo approach to…

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Natasha Tracy

Natasha Tracy is an award-winning writer and speaker from the Pacific Northwest. She specializes in writing…

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Katie Brown

At age 22 I became a cancer survivor. At age 29 my dad was diagnosed with the deadliest cancer killer,…

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April "Glitter Queen"

I am a disabled woman who battles multiple chronic illnesses from Gastroparesis (an incurable illness…

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Mental Health and Invisible Illness Resources

We advocate for all mental illnesses and invisible illnesses/disabilities - Aiming to unite all in this…

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Buddy Project

Buddy Project is a non-profit movement aiming to prevent suicide and raise awareness for mental health.…

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Ann Marie

I launched Stupid Dumb Breast Cancer, my fierce and unconventional initiative to support others engaged…

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TerryMatlen

My goal, my mission and passion is to promote ADHD awareness while supporting men and women who are searching…

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Lori Raines

I'm Lori and I have generalized dystonia. It is barely heard of and living with it is as complex as…

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Paul Antico

Three of my five children have food allergies. In 2010, inspired by my family’s frustrations, finding…

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