Meet the Nominees

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My blog is about my personal journey with Endometriosis. It affects 1 in 10 women and takes an average…

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Alzheimer’s Australia Vic is the charity representing people with dementia in Victoria, Australia. As…

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Type 1 diabetic. I do alot of fundraising for diabetes and raise awareness of the condition.

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I share my journey to inspire others to have a healthier and happier life despite chronic pain and endometriosis.…

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The National Women’s Coalition Against Violence & Exploitation (NWCAVE) is a volunteer operated national…

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Coping with chronic illness through creativity and healthy living. I love writing about all the wonderful,…

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Bradford McIntyre

A long time survivor living with HIV since 1984, HIV positive Canadian Bradford McIntyre promotes HIV…

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Rhia's Autoimmune Arthritic/Systemic Life

Often called a "dichotomy" because of my life story. Published author of 2 books fulfilled a dream from…

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Sexpressions is a sex education company specializing in youth with special needs. They offer workshops…

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I am a: #CrohnsCrusher eating #GlutenFree and overall promoting #HealthyLiving trying new things, having…

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Addario Lung Cancer Foundation

Lung Cancer is the #1 cancer killer but still the least funded. Many people categorize it as "just a…

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Patient advocacy is often about challenging individuals and organizations into revealing what historically…

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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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Jennifer Fugo is the founder of Gluten Free School and teaches gluten-sensitive individuals simple, savvy…

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My mission is to liberate the sexual conversation, particularly taboo topics, out of exile to help women…

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Lene Andersen

I am an award-winning writer, health and disability advocate and photographer living in Toronto, Canada.…

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About Kathy Kathy Morelli, LPC, has a professional marriage and family counseling practice with a…

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Dawn Gibson, best known as @DawnMGibson is a well known patient advocate and e-patient, writer, and…

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Chris Dean

I write at pixie.c.d. (formerly Life Your Way!) where I share acts of stupidity, life with adult Offspring,…

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Brunei Darussalam AIDS Council

A Non-Profit Organisation where our main objective is to raise awareness on HIV & AIDS in Brunei Darussalam.…

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The Happy Tummy

The Happy Tummy is a blog dedicated towards making life with a digestive illness less of a pain in the…

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Ellen's 2013 Health Activist activities include: ++Nominated in 2013 by the physician's organization,…

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TEAM Cure ALS Foundation

Founded in 1998 by Michael Lopez Jr., a 1996 diagnosed Lou Gehrig’s Disease patient himself, the T.E.…

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Kirk Fontaine

Fitness Trainer/Blogger/Host and Moderator /Google + Community/Page Manager I host and moderate…

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Margaux J Rathbun

Margaux J Rathbun, B.S., N.T.P. (Certified Nutritional Therapy Practitioner) is a passionate foodie who…

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My mission is to improve the health education of women. Women make 80% of the healthcare decisions. There…

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Michelle Roger

I hail from The Land Down Under, the land of Vegemite, kangaroos and a large proportion of the world…

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I started BITS OF LOVE jewelry's four-letter word rings as a way to pay the inspiration…

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I was diagnosed with a chronic illness almost ten years ago now. My first experience with a support…

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