Advocating for Another Nominees

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Barby Ingle

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Melissa (13 Going on Crazy)

I am the blogger and voice behind the blog, 13 Going on Crazy. A little back story on my blog, as…

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Mr. Theobald Owusu-Ansah, the President and CEO of the Theobald Hepatitis B Foundation (hereafter referred…

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Tami Caskey Brown

I am a Co-Founder of the International Foundation for Autoimmune & Autoinflammatory Arthritis and a patient…

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Ken Paul Rosenthal

I am a mental health activist and filmmaker who makes innovative mental health documentaries that offer…

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I believe that we are placed on this earth for a specific reason. This is what I've been searching for…

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I am a wife, a mother, a daughter and a friend. I have been a Migraineur for 34 years. A Chronic Migraineur…

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As an Outreach Coordinator I assist the homeless and those at risk for homelessness in our community.…

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Attachment Parenting International is a nonprofit organization that educates and supports all parents…

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Hidden heart problems claim the lives of many seemingly healthy young adults every year. Who can forget…

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Just one part of a bigger machine that does it's best to bring help and support to others. A little…

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