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Rachel

I have had RSD since 2013 and I have been the NERVEmber director for International Pain Foundation since…

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Alisha Anne Contreras

Ali is known to many in the PCOS Community as the funny and tenacious creator of the Facebook Group and…

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SethFan4EVA

I am SethFan4EVA and I am disabled. I am also an artist, a writer, and a musician. And sometimes I am…

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Starla

I am a married mother of 3 who has been battling MS since 12/13/2007. Living with MS has changed my…

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alleyoop

I have spent the last ten plus years of my life researching, advocating for, and trying to spread awareness…

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MarcieMom

I started blogging about eczema and helping eczema families since 2011, a year after my daughter Marcie…

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American Transplant Foundation

The American Transplant Foundation's Facebook is a community of like-minded individuals; we keep it up…

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Becca Hartman

At the age of 17 I was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis. I am now 25 years old, so I've been a RA…

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Dave Head

“I am a humorous, courageous, honest man who encourages, supports & loves others by being vulnerable…

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Mike Hill

Filmmaker, Advocate Mike is a multi-award winning filmmaker and content creator. His passion is…

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Blood Clot Recovery Network

I created Blood Clot Recovery Network (BCRN) in the Spring of 2013 after suffering from a life-threatening…

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Marcusib

Marcus is a father, encourager, Care Counselor for the Rock Church in San Diego. He was awarded the 2016…

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Dr. Kemia

Illinois ranks 4th in the nation in the percentage of its pediatric population with an unhealthy weight,…

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Generation Rescue

Generation Rescue is dedicated to recovery for children with autism spectrum disorders by providing guidance…

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Pamela Esposito-Amery

In 2009, I started Tell Every Amazing Lady About Ovarian Cancer Louisa M. McGregor Ovarian Cancer Foundation…

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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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Chronic Eileen

Eileen Davidson is an ambassador for The Arthritis Society, Patient Advisory Board Member for Arthritis…

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Christina Doherty

Hello everyone! I am a 22 year old vlogger and artist fighting multiple chronic illnesses. When I first…

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ColitisNinja

Colitis Ninja™ - Support, encouragement and laughter for those battling Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn…

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Linda Cooper

Hello! I am a wife, mom and grandma and survivor of a major health crisis, similar to stroke. Through…

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HealthHIV Staff

HealthHIV is one of the largest national nonprofit organizations addressing HIV, HCV, and LGBT health…

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Tala_NoExcuses

My reason for being an awareness activist on autoimmune, neurological conditions, and women's heart disease…

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Kirsten Schultz

I'm a genderqueer disabled writer and activist - and proud of it! I live with Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic…

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HIPS

HIPS promotes the health, rights, and dignity of individuals and communities impacted by sexual exchange…

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@haley_ferretti

Hi my name is haley and I run the Instagram account @haley_ferretti. I share my story of how going vegan…

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Singlerheum

Hi, I'm 46 years old and was diagnosed with Rheumatoid Disease in January 2015. I live in the beautiful…

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Cindy

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

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Action For Adrenal Awareness

Our team knows what it means to live with this rare, invisible and sometimes fatal disease-Addison's…

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Alice Wong

There is such diversity and complexity in the disability community. Our stories need to be told. Our…

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Patricia Eales, Registered Holistic Nutritionist

Patricia Eales, RHN, is a Nutritionist and Women`s Health Coach specializing in hormone balancing related…

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