Health Activist Hero Nominees

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Julie Flygare

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

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Kati

My name is Kati Morton and I am a MFTI who specializes in mental health. My video series "Healthy Mind,…

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Testicular Cancer Awareness Foundation

We are a nonprofit organization compassionately dedicated to improving the lives of those affected by…

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Jacob Moore

Jacob Moore is a filmmaker, speaker & founder of NoStigmas, a global peer support network for mental…

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The #BCSM Community

The Breast Cancer Social Media (BCSM) community began with a simple question – could the power of social…

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@JessicaGimeno

Jessica fights 5 illnesses daily: bipolar 2, myasthenia gravis, polycystic ovarian syndrome, asthma,…

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Barby Ingle

Barby is an advocate for 150 Chronic Pain Diseases | President, International Pain Foundation | Best…

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Just Mildly Medicated

My name is Carrie and I am an Army wife, mother of 4 kiddos and a goldendoodle. I have a thin filter…

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Pam Bower

Since 1994 Advocate for Multiple System Atrophy (MSA) and Ataxia. 1995-2000 Co-Founder International…

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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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Amy

Amy Medling, CHC, is the founder of PCOS Diva.com, an online resource dedicated to helping women understand…

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Dana Trentini (aka Hypothyroid Mom)

Who knew that little butterfly-shaped thyroid gland at the base of our necks could affect our lives so…

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Gina @ Special Happens

I am a former Victim's Advocate who has shifted to advocating for those with intellectual and physical…

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Regina

Regina Holliday is a patient rights activist known for her advocacy murals. She founded The Walking Gallery…

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Rest Ministries

When I was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis 20 years ago I didn't know it would be the thread that…

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Michael Fernandez- Migraine Discussions

I'm a 24 year old terminal vasculitis, Cluster Headache, Neuropathy, Asthma, and Chronic Migraine advocate…

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Janie A. Bowthorpe

Hello to all my thyroid friends worldwide! Who would've guessed that I'd be where I am today!! For twenty…

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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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Leslie

NAME IS LESLIE HILLBURN I WAS DIAGNOSED WITH MS IN AUGUST OF 2003. MY SYMPTOMS ARE CHRONIC FATIGUE …

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Brynn Clark

Even SuperHeroes chug mocha-vodka-valium lattes, right? RIGHT? This mom of 5 "gets" the challenges of…

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Moira

A diabetes advocate since before the "DOC" and on-line support came to be, I have chaired many national…

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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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FibroColors

FibroColors is an Advocate for Fibromyalgia Awareness. We are a Fibromyalgia Community with over 72,…

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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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