Advocating for Another Nominees

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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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Hallie Addington

I am many things... but the most important thing I am is a wife and mother... and oh, yeah - A pancreas…

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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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Christopher

NAMI "In Our Own Voice" Presenter Kern County Mental Health Academy Award Nominee Kern County Board…

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EndoHappy

I share my journey to inspire others to have a healthier and happier life despite chronic pain and endometriosis.…

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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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Amanda - To Autism, With Love

I am a 31 year old mother of 1. I suffer from chronic pain and my son was diagnosed with Autism 5 years…

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Ellen

Ellen's 2013 Health Activist activities include: ++Nominated in 2013 by the physician's organization,…

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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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Project HEAL

Project HEAL: Help to Eat, Accept and Live is a 501(c) not-for-profit organization in the United States…

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Dawn-Marie

I am a mother of 3 amazing children, 2 of whom are Autistic. I was raised that change starts with a single…

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Alison

My name is Alison and I'm behind Empowering Patients, LLC. "Advocating to clarify the healthcare world…

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Ogo

I am Ogo Maduewesi, a regular Nigerian girl who was living a normal life and having a beautiful brown…

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Erin

Erin Gilmer is a health policy attorney and patient advocate active in the epatient community, advocating…

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Crystal

My mission is to educate the general public and the medical community about Arnold Chiari Malformation…

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Center for Endometriosis Care

The CEC is a COEMIG-designated Center of Expertise in endometriosis established over 2 decades ago. Our…

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CaregivingCafe

Lynn Greenblatt is a family caregiver for her husband, who has CRPS - Complex Regional Pain Syndrome…

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Tina Momof3T1s

Mom of 3 teens - all who have Type 1 Diabetes, writing a blog, tweeting, and educating while cleaning…

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CeliacBaby

I'm a gluten free lifestyle and travel writer who aims to help others make gluten free living their new…

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@endendoforever

My name is Angela and I was diagnosed at 27 with Stage IV Endometriosis after 14 years of misdiagnoses.…

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Tina

Co-Founder, Gluten Free Living Now, Ltd. 20 years in healthcare administration/Mom of a Celiac child…

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Natasha

Living with Vitiligo I understand the need for awareness. Vitiligo is often misunderstood. Vitiligo…

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Bev Young Reed

I am what they call a “Doula”. The word Doula is a Greek word meaning female servant. But you may ask,…

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