Best Kept Secret Nominees

Roberta Carson

Taking care of my teenage son during his 27-month battle with terminal brain cancer was an overwhelming…

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Effie Koliopoulos

Effie is a writer, blogger, creative and patient advocate and activist for those living with rheumatoid…

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Amber Wallace (Ostomy Diaries)

I'm Amber! I have Crohn's Disease and had a complete colectomy in 2016. I now live life with an ostomy…

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@pcosgurl

Ashley Levinson's advocacy includes online campaigns #Heart4PCOS and #LemonFaceChallenge which have run…

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Bipolar Hot Mess

When I was diagnosed with bipolar in 2006, my world came crashing down. I didn’t know anything about…

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Chronic Eileen

Eileen Davidson was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis at 29 and placed on Canada's #1 cause of long…

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Mike Durbin

Mike Durbin was diagnosed with Congestive Heart Failure in December 2008 at age 24. He was also misdiagnosed…

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Kate Weldon LeBlanc

I am parenting one child after infertility and loss. I am committed to building a community for those…

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Dale Reardon (https://mydisabilitymatters.club)

About Dale Reardon and My Disability Matters Our vision is to create an empowering and safe online…

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Trisha Bundy

I am a loving mother trying to make the best of unexpected health challenges created by gastroparesis…

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SeeingPspots

A Brooklyn girl, born and raised. I like to think that my New York upbringing prepared me for some pretty…

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Tami Stackelhouse

Tami Stackelhouse dreams of a day when all fibromyalgia patients have access to the care and support…

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Bob McEachern

Bob McEachern was diagnosed in January 2008 with Follicular Lymphoma, a slow-growing but incurable blood…

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AutonomicRN

RN turned full time patient. After Dysautonomia turned my life upside down, I was forced to figure out…

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Chronically Jenni

Hey Guys, I'm Jenni and I'm a, soon to be, Drama Graduate, Radio Producer & Voiceover artist and Chronic…

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Rie Lopez, MPH

Health education professional with a Master of Public Health (MPH) focused in Public Health Education…

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