Meet the Nominees

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Aaron Blocker

My name is Aaron, and I have Crohn's, AVN, Osteoporosis, a rare genetic disease called hypophosphatasia…

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@JessicaGimeno

Jessica fights 5 illnesses daily: bipolar 2, myasthenia gravis, endometriosis, asthma, and psoriasis.…

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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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Michelle Morales -LivingExtra-Ordinary

My name is Michelle Morales. I am a wife and mom to 2 daughter and 1 dog. I've been diagnosed with fibromyalgia…

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The Stolen Colon | Stephanie

Hey, I'm Stephanie and I am living with a permanent ileostomy due to Crohn's disease. I put off having…

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MGH Diabetes Education

When you have Diabetes, life can be difficult. Managing medications, blood glucose testing, and maintaining…

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Carrie Gault Ecotherapy

A chronic depression and acute anxiety sufferer living in Northern Ireland. I love to promote the solace…

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dean

Changing stroke rehab and research worldwide now.Time is Brain! Just think of all the trillions and trillions…

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RenzaS

I am a diabetes patient advocate & peer leader, & the creator/author of the widely-read blog, Diabetogenic.…

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A Southern Celiac

After being diagnosed with Celiac Disease while attending college in St. Louis, my world began to fall…

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Paul Gileno

Paul Gileno is a strong force in the chronic pain awareness movement. With his team, he crafts programs…

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Consciously Coping

Lindsay Anderson is the Founder of ConsciouslyCoping.org, a Mental Wellness social media site that primarily…

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Alicia Raimundo

Alicia Raimundo has been described as a “mental health superhero”, battling serious bouts of anxiety,…

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Siddharth Sharma

I am 28 yr old engineer who suddenly got diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes (hypothyroid too) on 21 October…

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The Mesh Warrior

My life changed drastically when I learned my mother was severely injured by an invasive and permanent…

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Suzanne

Hi, I'm Suzanne! My favorite phrase is: "HOPE is a verb & to have it, you must DO something”. I've…

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Kenya Moses - Well-Being, Career and Business Mentor

I am a Certified Holistic Well-Being Practitioner, Career and Business Coach. With an extensive background…

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Megan, The Front Butt YouTuber

I’m primarily an Inflammatory Bowel Disease and ostomy advocate on multiple social media platforms; YouTube,…

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McCall Manning Dempsey

McCall Dempsey, founder of Southern Smash, is an eating disorder survivor and passionate recovery advocate.…

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David Susman PhD

I'm a clinical psychologist and mental health advocate. My blog (davidsusman.com) is focused on mental…

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COPD Challenger

My name is John Cummings. I was diagnosed with asthma when I was twelve: however, I was able to have…

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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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Princess in the Tower

When I created the Princess in the Tower in February 2012, I was fed up of dull, clinical and depressing…

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Marnina Cowan

I am foodie, a world traveler, a public health professional, a dancer, a teacher and a patient advocate…

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Natalie Smoliak, The Garnet Foundation

Chances are that you or someone you know has had a blood clot. Blood clots do not discriminate.…

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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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PCOS Awareness Association

Founded in 2012, PCOS Awareness Association (PCOSAA) is a volunteer based registered nonprofit organization…

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Ivonne Macewen

My advocacy started way before I ever thought I would be advocating for myself. Raising funds for homeless…

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Stephanie Aleite

I was diagnosed with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis in 1996, when I was five years old. My blog, The Young…

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