https://www.healthcentral.com/article/why-take-part-patient-advocacy
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Why Do You Practice Patient Advocacy?

Six HealthCentral patient experts discuss the reason behind why they advocate for their conditions

Alisha Bridges leading a psoriasis awareness walk.
Alisha Bridges leading a psoriasis awareness walk. PB Photography
    “I am fortunate to be a patient advocate and to use my voice to help others.” – Lisa Emrich, MS patient advocate
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    Charis Hill advocating in Washington, D.C. for patients.
    Charis Hill advocating in Washington, D.C. for patients.Charis Hill
    Erin L. Boyle

    Erin L. Boyle

    @ErinLBoyle

    Erin L. Boyle, the senior editor at HealthCentral from 2016-2018, is an award-winning freelance medical writer and editor with more than 15 years’ experience. She’s traveled the world for a decade to bring the latest in medical research to doctors. Health writing is also personal for her: she has several autoimmune diseases and migraines with aura, which she writes about for HealthCentral. Learn more about her at erinlynnboyle.com. Follow her on Twitter @ErinLBoyle.