Category: Follow Friday


Postpartum Depression Patient Leader #FollowFriday – June 8th, 2018

It is estimated that the reported rate of clinical postpartum depression among women is between 10%-20% of all live births, which is a lot of moms and yet so many moms wait a significant amount of time to seek help, if ever. PPD is topic that we are starting to see more often in the news, but…

Patient Leader #FollowFriday – June 1st, 2018

It's time to celebrate! The WEGO Health Awards opened this week and the nominations are rolling in. The WEGO Health team is very excited as our Awards program enables us to meet so many Patient Leaders each year. Last year, we met the following three advocates. They serve three very unique communities, but all have…

HIV Patient Leader #FollowFriday – May 25th, 2018

Every community that we get to work with is unique and endlessly impressive, but sometimes you come across communities that just knock your socks off.  For me, the HIV community is one of those communities because it is so jam packed with amazing Patient Leaders who are out there advocating, fighting stigma and educating the…

Patient Leader #FollowFriday – May 18th, 2018

Can you believe that the WEGO Health Awards launch in just two weeks? We're getting so excited that we thought we'd take a trip down memory lane and revisit these past finalists. Each year we are so impressed and inspired by all the nominees, so take a few minutes to learn about these three and…

Heart Disease Patient Leader #FollowFriday – May 11th, 2018

We've got heart eyes for days for these four heart disease Patient Leaders! For this week's #FollowFriday, we're featuring four fantastic people who are advocating to keep hearts everywhere healthy and happy. Through sharing their experiences with unexpected heart disease, they're helping to educate and raise awareness to keep us all a little healthier!  Have a…

Patient Leader #FollowFriday – May 4th, 2018

Last weekend was the HealtheVoices conference and I had the pleasure of meeting over 100 Patient Leaders in 40 condition areas. Was it awesome? Yes. Was it overwhelming? Yes but so worth it. This #FollowFriday is a special one, not only because we are featuring 4 Patient Leaders, but they're all people I met at…

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