Month: August 2012


Next #HAchat: Guest Host Lauren Hale on Parenting & Mental Health

Advocating for Another month is going strong and we have a really exciting chat planned for next Tuesday, August 14th at 3pm ET. Our chat will be hosted by Health Activist Lauren Hale and center around the topic of parenting and mental health.   Lauren is the founder of the #PPDchat - or PostPartum Depression…

Featuring Caregivers: Andrea Clay of CCA

Continuing on with the theme of featured caregivers, I would like to move onto Spousal Caregivers. Spousal Caregivers are a unique group because the bond that a couple shares between one another is much different than the reliance that is held between other caregiving relationships. Andrea Clay, a spousal caregiver for her husband and a…

Taking Activism Into the Community—Kelly Booth Guest Posts about her experience!

Real life activism can happen anywhere. From talking to one another about the latest health craze to organizing an event for people you know personally who are battling the same condition you have.  All across the country, health activists are finding ways to spread their knowledge beyond the scope of their computer screen. In person,…

This week's #HAchat: Advocating for Another

This month is dedicated to all the awesome members of our network who advocate exclusively for others. That includes a range of awesome people: parents, guardians, children, spouses, siblings, caregivers, and Health Activists. If you focus on raising awareness for a condition that lies beyond your own - we want to hear from (and celebrate)…

Scholarship Contest: Attend ePatCon 2012!

Want to win a Scholarship to ePatient Connections 2012 Conference?   We’re thrilled to be sending Health Activists to ePatient Connections 2012 conference! In addition to sending Niki Wyre to speak at the conference, and sending someone (to-be-announced soon!) to cover ePatCon as part of our Press Corps – we will be awarding a scholarship…

Health Activists Head to ePatCon: Niki Wyre

We're so excited to announce that we're sending Health Activist Niki Wyre to the 2012 ePatient Connections conference to speak!   You may remember Niki from our 2011 Health Activist Awards as her awesome page RA Chicks won the Best In Show: Facebook award. Niki's dedication to her community of women with Rheumatoid Arthritis inspires…
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