Best in Show: Blog Nominees

Michelle Roger

I hail from The Land Down Under, the land of Vegemite, kangaroos and a large proportion of the world…

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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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Jennifer Saake

After over 2 decades of chronic illness, at age 39, @InfertilityMom Jennifer Saake (founder, Hannah's…

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Brigid Laurito

Brigid is a Nationally Licensed Massage Therapist, & Pharmacy Technician. She created her blog My Rheumatoid…

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Bruna

I have Multiple Sclerosis since I was 14 years old. In 2009 I started writing a blog about living with…

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Angela Ronson

In 2002, I had an AVM Stroke which is like an aneurysm. I am supposedly vegetative and still in a coma.…

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Aimee Wilson

Having spent three years self-harming and struggling with auditory hallucinations, I woke up in Intensive…

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Making Lemonade Because I Can

For 15 years I have advocated for MS patients in every way possible. 4 years ago, I began a blog that…

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Carla Kienast

I was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis in June 2008, had hip-replacement surgery in August 2008, shoulder…

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Maya Northen Augelli

Maya battles rapid cycling cyclothymia, a rare mood cycling disorder. Since her diagnosis nine years…

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Julie A. Fast

I have bipolar disorder and write books to help people better manage the illness. Facebook allows me…

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Lawrence

I have had diabetes for 43 years and RA for 17. Recently I was diagnosed with Ankylosing Spondylitis,…

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McCall Manning Dempsey

McCall Dempsey, founder of Southern Smash, is an eating disorder survivor and passionate recovery advocate.…

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Sita Gaia

Hi! I am Sita and I have been an advocate for Epilepsy ever since 2012. I felt very lonely when my seizures…

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jaimelynmoy

My story begins, not with me, but with my son, Andy. At age 4 he was diagnosed with psoriasis and a year…

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Kate the (Almost) Great

Kate the (Almost) Great is a lifestyle blog about writing, health, and my millennial life. I use my blog…

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Whitney P.

Whit is a Blogger, Advocate and Patient Leader in the Epilepsy Community. Living with epilepsy for over…

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Debbie @ ChronicallyGratefulDebla.com

I am a retired Optometric tech thanks to many skeletal issues -I am patient leader ,blogger,author, founder…

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Natalie Hayden

Natalie (Sparacio) Hayden, 34, is a former TV news anchor with Crohn's living in St. Louis. Her mission…

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A Chronic Voice

My name is Sheryl, and I look like your average human being. You’d probably not give a second glance…

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FayeWaddams

I started to advocate for women with epilepsy in pregnancy when I fell pregnant with my son back in 2014.…

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@NICUHandToHold

I am the founder of Hand to Hold and mother of two children born preterm–Jackson born at 24 weeks in…

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CrazyCreoleMommy

"Tackling Mommyhood One Flare Up & Tantrum At A Time!"-Crazy Creole Mommy Chronicles. Brooke Abbott…

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Bob McEachern

I was diagnosed over 10 years ago with Follicular Lymphoma, a slow-growing but incurable blood cancer.…

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AutonomicRN

I'm a Registered Nurse turned full time patient. Advocacy has become my passion. Working in healthcare…

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Shawntel Bethea

My name is Shawntel Bethea. I was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis at 17 years-old. Now at 25, I live…

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Rocking2stomas

Hi, I'm Rachel and I am 31 years old and have been ill for 10 years with a rare condition called Pure…

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Claire Sachs

With nearly 35 years as a chronically ill patient, a professional background in legislative analysis,…

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Laura Kolaczkowski

Laura is a multiple sclerosis (MS) advocate, healthcare activist, writer and researcher. She serves as…

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My Life As A Puddle / Maria Thomas

Hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating) affects five percent of the global population, but I bet this statistic…

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