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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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Rest Ministries

When I was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis 20 years ago I didn't know it would be the thread that…

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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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Janie A. Bowthorpe

Hello to all my thyroid friends worldwide! Who would've guessed that I'd be where I am today!! For twenty…

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Kathy

In the summer of 1998, after carefully weighing all my options with my doctor, I was admitted to the…

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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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Sara

The name Sara is pretty common so ask for the one without a rectum and you'll find me! ;-p I have Crohn…

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Inkwell Arts

 a safe, creative and accessible space where passion and skills entwine, challenging the stigma of mental…

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Eric

I suffered from an unknown illness since before the age of 5 when I was first hospitalized. Nothing…

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@katherinekleon

Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD) survivor and advocate. Co-founder of SCAD Alliance, a non…

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Voices of Fibromyalgia

Voices of Fibromyalgia is a facebook community with over 104,000 members coping better together. It was…

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The Great Bowel Movement

The Great Bowel Movement is a social awareness movement with the goals of empowering patients associated…

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Positivity In Pain

At Positivity In Pain, we believe in positivity and realistic optimism, as well as finding the joy and…

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Teri

I am the co-author along with Dr. Jonathan Herman of Letters to Doctors: Patients Educating Medical Professionals…

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Chrissy

Hello! My name is Chrissy, but I also go by Glam Without Gluten. I was diagnosed with celiac disease…

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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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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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Suzanne

Hi, I'm Suzanne! My favorite word is "HOPE"; it is a verb & to have it, you must do something. I've…

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Leslie

NAME IS LESLIE HILLBURN I WAS DIAGNOSED WITH MS IN AUGUST OF 2003. MY SYMPTOMS ARE CHRONIC FATIGUE …

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Sharon Coyle-Saeed

My name is Sharon and I am just so honored to be nominated for this award! I am the CEO and founder of…

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