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Christina Tidwell

Christina Tidwell is a Registered Nurse and Functional Nutrition Practitioner who helps people with autoimmune…

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Megan King @thetravelinghaloofhope

Becoming an advocate for EDS happened by chance. My journey began in Sept. 05' at 16. I can't believe…

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Amelia Benson -Amelia LadyB

I suffered with what I thought was just "bad cramps" for 11 years before being diagnosed with Endometriosis…

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Jenny Castro

Certified Health Coach, Health Educator and Patient Advocate for Women’s Health & Vestibular Disorders…

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Danny van Leeuwen

A two-legged, cisgender, old, white man of privilege living in a food oasis with multiple sclerosis committed…

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Michelle Sullivan

Michelle Sullivan owns Littlest Warrior Apparel and is the host of Advocate Like a Mother podcast. Michelle…

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Margarete Cassalina

Margarete Cassalina is widely known as a motivational speaker, award-winning author, and national advocate…

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Lee Silverstein

Cancer has been a part of my life for most of my life. I was first diagnosed with a Wilm’s Tumor, a rare…

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nickyandspice

Nicky started Nicky and Spice in early 2016 as a space to share her wellness transformation. At first,…

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Randy Patrick

My life changed forever after getting a diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis in November 2012. First, I thought…

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Walela

Lauded as the most transparent voice of this generation, Walela Nehanda is a community organizer and…

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