Meet the Nominees

Ronni Gordon

I specialize in fitness for survivors because I followed my father’s motto, you have to keep moving,…

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Barbara Younger

I created Friend for the Ride: Encouraging Words for the Menopause and Midlife Roller Coaster. I cover…

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Lisa M Guzzardi

I am a dedicated patient advocate for hereditary breast & ovarian cancers . It was 4 years ago when I…

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Mitch Sturgeon

Before my diagnosis I was living the dream. I enjoyed a variety of physical activities such as golf,…

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Ginny Mason

Ginny is a nurse (& grandma!), diagnosed with triple negative inflammatory breast cancer (IBC) in 1994.…

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Bipolar Hot Mess

Bipolar II, chronic pain, and eating disorders are my main focus.I first tried blogging in 2011 with…

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Sal Paradiso

My name is Sal Paradiso, and I reside in Tampa, FL. I started my weight loss odyssey in Jan 2014 at a…

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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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Ashley Ringstaff

Ashley is a 30-year old, living right outside of Austin, TX. She was diagnosed with Relapsing-Remitting…

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MyFoggyBrain

I have been dealing with chronic pain since 2006 and Depression and ADD since the 90’s. I was diagnosed…

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Annie

My son, Steven, has CML. I am a mom who is determined to find out everything I can about this disease…

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Tiff Wilton

Hi I’m Tiff, I’m 19 years old and at the beginning of this year I was diagnosed with Hashimotos aswell…

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Brigid Laurito

Brigid is a Nationally Licensed Massage Therapist, & Pharmacy Technician. She created her blog My Rheumatoid…

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Tami Caskey Brown

I am a Co-Founder of the International Foundation for Autoimmune & Autoinflammatory Arthritis and a patient…

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Marissa Cors

Marissa Cors having been diagnosed with SCD at 6 months old (making her the 4th generation in her family…

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Rylie Belcher

I love to spread positivity, and I love to make others happy! When I’m at the hospital or doctors, I…

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Sabina Green

Mum of three and stepmum to a teen with ADHD. My youngest son suffered with chronic constipation (witholding…

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Shaunna sparkles clarke

I was Diagnosed with Bi Polar and PTSD and felt the need to try and break the stigma surrounding mental…

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Alexander Mauskop

Millions of Americans suffer from debilitating migraine headaches, but most of them suffer unnecessarily.…

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CancerGirl730

When I was diagnosed with thyroid cancer, I felt so alone. Statistically, I knew there were many young…

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Marna Gatlin, Executuve Director PVED

After many years of struggling with infertility, I discovered that the technology to have a child…

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Astrid at FlowsForLife.com

Founder of FlowsForLife.com I aim to introduce a dynamic and effective method of self help to people…

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Cathy Chester

I was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis in 1986. Today my mission is to help others feel empowered &…

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Anne Mauney

Registered Dietitian and healthy lifestyle blogger helping clients and readers to improve their relationships…

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Judy Fitzgerald Breast Cancer Survivor and Advocate

Since my breast cancer diagnosis in 2009, I have been an advocate for breast cancer prevention and founded…

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Melissa Swanson

I am a full time working married mom. I have been diagnosed with Fibromyalgia and 19 of it's evil sidekicks.…

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Dave Bexfield

Dave Bexfield is the founder of www.ActiveMSers.org, a website designed to help, motivate and inspire…

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Dizzy the Donkey

Hi! I’m Heather, a 28 year old actor, teacher and MS Society Support Volunteer, who lives in England…

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Design By Dorthy.ca

I have been working very hard to figure out a sustainable diet that is healthy and works for brain health,…

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