Best in Show: Twitter Nominees

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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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Amy Lee Fisher | @chronically.ams

Hey! I'm Amy and I suffer from chronic illness including HKPP, Gastroparesis, MCAD intestinal dysmotilty…

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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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Barby Ingle

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

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Buddy Project

Buddy Project is a non-profit movement that aims to prevent suicide and self-harm by pairing people as…

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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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Kenzie (bethecactuskenz)

Kenzie is a licensed social worker, writer, and avid reader. She is currently residing in the suburbs…

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

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Rebecca Lombardo

At 19 I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. I've battled mental illness on many levels most of my life.…

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Epilepsy Positivity

After struggling with my epilepsy for years I decided that more awareness and support was needed. In…

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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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Josh Robinson

I like to educate folks that have these disease in order to cope. I also like to educate those who do…

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Kerry Wong

I've been living the chronic life for 10 years, with arthritis, fibromyalgia, sarcoidosis, & more. I…

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Jen Vargas

I am a Caregiver to my mom, Pam, whose battle with cancer I've shared for seven years on social media.…

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Ardra Shephard

Ardra Shephard is a devastating illness expert, having lived with multiple sclerosis for more than 15…

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LupusChat is an online community of patients, advocates, caregivers, and supporters who are impacted…

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Dakota J. Rosenfelt

I have spent my life becoming more involved and engaged in the bleeding disorders community and have…

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

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Effie Koliopoulos

I am a writer, blogger, YouTuber and advocate. I was diagnosed with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis 14…

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Stacey Chillemi

I am on a mission to transform the health of millions worldwide. I help people each day through my writings…

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Anita Levesque

I have lived experience with mental health all my life; father had undiagnosed manic depression and prescription…

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HIV Aids advocate creator of the #Endthestigma campaign and #Dreksangelsandwarriors we work daily to…

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Depressed While Black is an online community that shares mental health stories from an African-American…

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Jan Groh Oh TWIST author

I'm helping to shed light on a "twisted" condition involving hypermobility that isn't rare, just rarely…

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Rie Lopez, MPH

I became part of the chronic illness community in 2017, a year after a life-changing health crisis left…

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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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Cynthia Chazen, The Mental Health Editor

Cynthia tweets and blogs about the great work folks in New Jersey are doing to destigmatize mental illness…

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An accidental advocate, I tweet about suicide prevention, male depression, the Canadian Mental Health…

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Erez Shek

Erez created "The Shek Check" YouTube Channel after a Suicide attempt in 2016 that opened his eyes to…

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Chronically Jess

As a young woman, symptoms appeared one day, and they wouldn't be tamed for years. While the disease…

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