Living Well With Epilepsy has been honored with a Silver Award in the16th Annual Web Health Awards. The Web Health Awards competition, held twice each year, recognizes the nation’s best digital health resources. The awards program is organized by the Health Information Resource Center[sm] (HIRC), a 20-year old clearinghouse for professionals who work in consumer health fields.
Living Well With Epilepsy was judged against hundreds of entries. Other winners include Mayo Clinic Health System, American Academy of Pediatrics, Razorfish Healthware, March of Dimes, Coffey Communications, Everyday Health, and United Healthcare.
The Web Health Awards
The Web Health Awards and Web Health Awards | MOBILE are extensions of the HIRC’s 21-year old National Health Information Awards[sm], the largest program of its kind in the United States. Because of the dynamic nature of digital health resources, the Web Health Awards competition is held twice each year: Winter/Spring and Summer/Fall.
Living Well With Epilepsy, was founded in 2009 by Jessica Keenan Smith. The site has become a leading provider of news, personal stories, commentary, interviews, and awareness events for the global epilepsy community. Living Well With Epilepsy attracts a diverse readership:
- from more than 150 countries.
- more than 100,000 views/avg 5k per month
- more than 50,000 visits
- more than 3000 Twitter followers
- 1100 Facebook followers
To learn more about the site and our founder, visit https://livingwellwithepilepsy.com/about-us/founder.
Founder and CEO
Jessica brings a unique perspective to this leading epilepsy blog as she was diagnosed with epilepsy as a teen. She also brings 20+ years experience in marketing.