Patient Leader Hero 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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Ronny Allan

I was diagnosed with incurable Metastatic Neuroendocrine Cancer in July 2010 after presenting with weight…

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Julie Flygare

Julie Flygare, JD, is a leading narcolepsy spokesperson, award-winning author, and blogger diagnosed…

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VeganOstomy

My name is Eric, and I have a permanent ileostomy as a result of Crohn's Disease - and I eat plants …

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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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@AlishaMBridges

I've dealt with severe plaque psoriasis for over 20 years, an autoimmune disease that affects the skin…

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Gustavo San Martin

Formado em Administração de empresas com especialização em criatividade e empreendedorismo. Já teve…

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City Girl Flare

My name is Lori-Ann. I am married, work in Manhattan, and live nearby in Jersey City. I was diagnosed…

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Summer Scirocco

In 2013, I was diagnosed with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Since then I have joined a number of…

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Melissa Adams VanHouten

After being diagnosed with gastroparesis in February of 2014, I became a passionate advocate for those…

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Kristal

As an advocate chronicling my experiences with the chronic pain/symptoms of Fibromyalgia, I work tirelessly…

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TheTubeFedWife

Chanel White, aka The Tube Fed Wife, is a mid twenties blogger using social media to educate others.…

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Bill Sydnor

I was diagnosed with MSA in July 2010 and began blogging about my experiences on my Facebook page, "Living…

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Tiffany Early

I am a 32 year old former teacher (now disabled). I blog to raise awareness of chronic and invisible…

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Chronic Eileen

Eileen Davidson is an ambassador for The Arthritis Society (Canada), advocate for chronic illness and…

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Terry Arnold

Terry Arnold was diagnosed with Triple Negative Inflammatory Breast Cancer, (TN IBC) in her right breast…

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Dr. Patty Verdugo, PsyD

I was injured at age 20. I have now had now had 9 back surgeries (4 this year in 2017). I have been an…

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Katie Brown

At age 22 I became a cancer survivor. At age 29 my dad was diagnosed with the deadliest cancer killer,…

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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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Alison

My name is Alison and I'm behind Empowering Patients, LLC. "Advocating to clarify the healthcare world…

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http://checkforalump.com/

We are The Live and Give Foundation, Inc. dba Don’t be a Chump! Check for a Lump! We are a local non…

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Rick Banas

A strong advocate for affordable assisted living communities that provide frail older adults and adults…

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Kenzie (accordingtokenz)

Kenzie is the writer and advocate behind the blog Life According to Kenz. After being diagnosed with…

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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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Anna Evangeline | SixHips

I was diagnosed with Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (SJIA) at age 11, and had to learn at a very…

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Rare Candace

I am a rare disease patient who began advocating for others after researching and using an off-label…

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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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Shira Strongin

When I started writing under the pen name “Sick Chick” close to eight years ago I was insecure & ashamed…

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Carleen Mcguffey

Several years ago I got really sick with complications of Hepatitis-C. I spent a month in the hospital…

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Daya Devi-Doolin

Rev. Daya Devi-Doolin is a “Doctor of Thought". She and her husband Chris founded The Doolin Healing…

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