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Jenni Grover

Jenni Grover is Founder/Editrix of, where she draws on her experience with fibromyalgia…

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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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Tiffany Westrich-Robertson

I am a patient living with RA, Sjogren's, & Axial Spondy & CEO of IFAA: International Foundation for…

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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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Melissa Olephant- Live Laugh Lyme

Chronic Lyme disease is often misdiagnosed & is often hard to treat. It can be confusing, painful, scary,…

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Following a spinal injury 6 years ago, I, a professional speaker, slowly lost the ability to speak, and…

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Spoonie Strong

Hi my name is Sarah Grace and I am 16 years old. I have been diagnosed with many different illnesses.…

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ChiToBe Wellness

Daily, the global community of "Chi-lifters" save the lives of people who feel overwhelmed to the snapping…

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Melissa Adams VanHouten

Having been diagnosed with Gastroparesis in February 2014, I know first-hand how life-altering this illness…

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Ann Marie

I launched Stupid Dumb Breast Cancer, my fierce and unconventional initiative to support others engaged…

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Positivity In Pain

At Positivity In Pain, we believe in positivity and realistic optimism, as well as finding the joy and…

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Lori Raines

I'm Lori and I have generalized dystonia. It is barely heard of and living with it is as complex as…

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Paul Antico

Three of my five children have food allergies. In 2010, inspired by my family’s frustrations, finding…

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Anxiety Space

An online community for the half a billion people worldwide who battle anxiety. Made with ❤ without any…

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I have a group on Facebook called Surviving a Silent Killer. This is referring to DVT's and pulmonary…

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Lyme Disease UK

Lyme Disease UK is the largest patient support network for Lyme disease sufferers and their loved ones…

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My name is Scott Strange and I have been a Type 1 diabetic since 1970. I blog about diabetes, depression,…

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Girls With Guts

Through sharing stories and experiences, Girls With Guts hopes to empower all women and girls to become…

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Action For Adrenal Awareness

The Action For Adrenal Awareness team knows what it means to live with Adrenal Insufficiency.. This rare,…

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Julie Ryan

I was diagnosed in 2010 with Fibromyalgia and in 2012 with Endometriosis. I've lived with Migraines all…

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Nicole Lyons

I write my story so others don't feel so alone. I volunteer with a Canadian non profit with a strong…

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Eileen Brewer

I've volunteered for a lot of organizations over the years, but in the past few years I decided to narrow…

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Kim Henshaw #OzDOC

The Oz Diabetes Online Community was founded in July, 2012. For over four years the community has continued…

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Invisible Disability Project

Invisible Disability Project is grassroots social movement and educational media project that disrupts…

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MyEndometriosisTeam is a social network we created to provide women living with endometriosis connection…

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