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Men Tell Health

Honoured, surprised and humbled to be nominated for this award. I'm just a normal guy, a husband and…

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AIHA2018

The AIHA was formed in 2014 not only to support autoimmune hepatitis wellness, but provide hope through…

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Sugar Surfing

Stephen Ponder, MD CDE and Kevin McMahon have collaborated since 2002. Dr. Ponder was most recently awarded…

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LupusChick

I've been a member of the autoimmune world for the past 17 years, and while it has had its share of difficulties,…

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Effie Koliopoulos

Hi! I’m a writer, blogger, YouTuber and awareness-raising advocate. I was diagnosed with juvenile rheumatoid…

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Blue Faery Founder Andrea Wilson

I started Blue Faery: The Adrienne Wilson Liver Cancer Association after losing my sister Adrienne, whom…

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iPain Living Magazine

iPain Living Magazine delivers relevant information on chronic pain challenges, tips, tools and resources…

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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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Michelle Lightworker

I am the creator of the Lightworker Practitioner Training assisting everyone with the skills to return…

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Sarah Rae

Just a girl living the sick life, reinventing the way things are done, reaching heights most don't. Writer…

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Sara K. Sauder PT, DPT

Sara’s primary interest is pelvic pain. She is consistently learning about new treatment techniques,…

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@annecalzada

I am an Herbalist, Yoga Teacher and Educator who supports others through saliva readings, plant medicines…

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Rachel Star Withers

I make videos documenting my schizophrenia and speak about mental health subjects

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TheToiletMe&IBD

In September 2015 we founded a campaign to raise awarensss of inflammatory Bowel Disease. The campaign…

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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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Kait B Roe

As a VP of Fuse Health Strategies, LLC, Kait works w/ various orgs: single doc practices to hospital…

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Emily Kramer-Golinkoff

Emily Kramer-Golinkoff Co-Founded Emily’s Entourage, a 501(c)3 that has raised over $670,000 for Cystic…

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Abby | Can I get a refund for my GI tract? It's defective.

I'm 19 & was undiagnosed since age 11. This past year at 18, I finally got my GI diagnoses. I have Gastroparesis,…

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Anger Room

We provide a safe and fun environment to allow people of all backgrounds to relieve stress & anger by…

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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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Parijat Deshpande

After experiencing infertility, a very high-risk pregnancy and an extremely preterm birth, Parijat made…

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Katie Parker

Upon diagnosis with breast cancer in 2010 at age 36, I knew that a big part of my life's journey would…

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Traci Patterson

As the Founder and Director of Advanced Pathways Hypnosis I am passionate about advocating for the chronic…

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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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Judith

I am passionate about people discovering how to control their moods by liberating them through the effective…

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Molly Schreiber | And Then You're at Jax

I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes 29 years ago and Rheumatoid Arthritis 6 years ago. I grew up familiar…

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My New Normals

My name is Nicole Lemelle. I am a writer, an activist, and a person living with Multiple Sclerosis (MS…

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Kimberly Morgan Bossley

President of The Bonnie Morgan Foundation for HCV Both my mom and contracted hep c at my birth from…

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The Malleable Mom

My children and I have EDS. I was chronically ill and undiagnosed for 30+ years, and fell through every…

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