Posts tagged ‘interview’

February 7th, 2012

Interviewing Health Activists: Isabelle Ouimette on Congenital Heart Defects

by Caitlin

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, and with it, and influx of pink and red heart decorations.  While we hope they remind you of someone you love, WEGO Health can’t also help but hope that they get you thinking about your own heart health.  This Valentine’s season, WEGO Health is promoting awareness of a lesser …Read More

September 8th, 2011

Interviewing Health Activists: Marla Murasko, Special Mom Entrepreneur

by Amanda

Today we have an interview with an awesome Health Activist – Marla Murasko – who you may recognize from last month’s Advocating For Others webinar. This interview is a look into Marla’s advocacy and hints at our September topic: Working and Health Activism. Marla started her own online community for Mom Entrepreneurs who are also passionate about Special Needs causes. When she’s not …Read More

May 6th, 2011

Interviewing Health Activists: Ashley Rose, Blogger & Winner of HAWMC

by Amanda

Today I’m honored to present an interview with our HAWMC Winner Ashley Rose, blogger at Tales of SWAGing. Though she was chosen at random from our Top Contributors, I’m really glad she was because she has a lot of fun thoughts to share with us and some pretty entertaining blog posts all HAWMC-long. Ashley is a dedicated Diabetes Health Activist and PWD …Read More

January 14th, 2011

Interviewing Health Activists: Katie Schwartz, Founder of Dear Thyroid™ Part 2

by Amanda

Here is Part Two of my interview with Katie Schwartz, founder of Dear Thyroid. (Click here to read Part One)

Amanda: Dear Thyroid is a different kind of health community and it says so right in the first line of the About page. What made you decide to bring your crusade online?
Katie Schwartz: Being a writer, I have an ongoing love affair with words. I believe that each person (when they are ready) must …Read More

January 14th, 2011

Interviewing Health Activists: Katie Schwartz, Founder of Dear Thyroid™ Part 1

by Amanda

In honor of January’s Thyroid Awareness Month, I had the awesome opportunity to interview Katie Schwartz, Health Activist mastermind behind the community Dear Thyroid™. Like her community, Katie is fiercely dedicated to being honest and real about life and thyroid conditions. Her responses to my questions are saturated with rich, fun language, likely due to her background as a comedy writer …Read More