Advocating for Another Nominees

Marla Murasko

I am passionate about my work as an Advocate for Down Syndrome. Spreading awareness to the world so they…

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Tiffany Kairos

Diagnosed with epilepsy, as an advocate for the cause, I find it a mission and passion to raise awareness,…

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Randy Patrick (Must Stop MS!)

After being dx'd with MS in November 2012, I wanted to do my part in helping others who are diagnosed.…

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Natalie Y. Beavers

I've survived epilepsy for over 35 years now and all I want to do is support and advocate for the many…

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Chrisa Hickey - The Mindstorm: Childhood Mental Illness

Chrisa Hickey is an eCommerce and digital marketing professional, blogger and mental health advocate…

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MarlaJan- Luck Fupus

I drew the short straw in the family gene pool- but I ain't mad about it. I was born w/ a complex heart…

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Global Hydranencephaly Foundation

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

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Barby Ingle

Barby is an advocate for PTs w 150+ Chronic & Rare Diseases | Pres. International Pain Foundation (vol…

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@pcosgurl

Ashley has served PCOS and chronic illness communities for over 18 years. She actively participates with…

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Diabetes Health magazine

Diabetes Health Founder, Nadia Al-Samarrie was not only born into a family with diabetes but also married…

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Molly Schreiber | And Then You're at Jax

I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes 29 years ago and Rheumatoid Arthritis 6 years ago. I grew up familiar…

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Rossco006

Ten years ago I was diagnosed with CRPS (Complex Regional Pain Syndrome). A rare chronic pain disease…

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Lisa moreno

I am the proud mom of two strong loving boys, who suffer with CAIDS. I am also the President/Founder…

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Don Stranathan

I was diagonosed with Stage 4 Lung Cancer in June of 2009. Since then I have done radiation, chemotherapy,…

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Christina Doherty

Hello everyone! I am a 22 year old vlogger and artist fighting multiple chronic illnesses. When I first…

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Matt Pappas

I'm a Coach, Blogger, Podcaster, & Advocate for Survivors of Abuse. I started Surviving My Past as an…

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International Hyperhidrosis Society

Hyperhidrosis (extreme, uncontrollable sweating affecting 4.8% of people) is often misunderstood, misrepresented…

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Chronic Eileen

Eileen Davidson is an ambassador for The Arthritis Society, Patient Advisory Board Member for Arthritis…

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Aintnoshameinchronicpain

I am a chronic pain/illness warrior who currently has multiple diagnosis and is also working on trying…

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Mickey

My name is Mickey and I'm 17 years old. I have Ehlers Danlos Syndrome which is a connective tissue disorder.…

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Hannah Young

I started making care packages which I call Happy Bundles for children with cancer and special needs…

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Dr Akerkar

Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a painful & disabling arthritis. It is plagued by a diagnostic delay…

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Greg Pierce-WhatNext

Community Mgr./Social Media Mgr. for WhatNext.com, a three-time cancer survivor of 2 types of cancer…

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Evie shallom

Hi! My name is Evie and I am a survivor of Hodgkin’s lymphoma cancer. I was diagnosed on the 3rd of March…

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Kirsten Schultz

I'm a genderqueer disabled writer and activist - and proud of it! I live with Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic…

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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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Crystal

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

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Franke James

Helping my sister Teresa, who has Down syndrome, has changed my life forever. In Nov. 2013, Teresa was…

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@TheLupusLiar

I ain't dead yet! Lupus lied! I love being a part of a team to bring lupus to the forefront of awareness…

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