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Source: This map shows the prevalence of chronic conditions among Medicare beneficiaries at the state level. https://www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Statistics-Trends-and-Reports/Chronic-Conditions/Interactive_Atlas

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Ambassador Program

Our ambassador program is one of the core ways we engage with and activate chronic disease patients across the country.

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Our Ambassadors

We represent a wide range of chronic health conditions across the country and are working hard to make a difference for patients experiencing similar struggles.

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Ambassador Spotlight

Mariel Mantraga

Mariel Mantraga

Endometriosis

It is important to educate yourself on what the doctors are saying. Although they often have well-meaning intentions, they do not always have all the facts about a chronic or life-threatening disease. They may have studied outdated research and theory, or simply never met a patient with symptoms…

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Mollie Tinnin

Mollie Tinnin

Ulcerative Colitis +1

I started my chronic illness journey as a senior in high school but it wasn't until I was 30 that my ulcerative colitis took a front seat in my life. I woke up one day thinking I had food poisoning only to find out that I need an ostomy to save my life. It's been quite the journey since then and…

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Caitlyn Brown

Caitlyn Brown

Arthritis +1

I have been on my chronic journey for as long as I can remember—first as a daughter who cared for my mother with Rheumatoid Arthritis and now as someone who lives with chronic pain myself. When I was 21, I stepped out of the caregiver role and into my own personal chronic journey story when I was…

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