The WebMD Magazine's editors are now collecting nominations for our 2012 winners. Please submit your entry by Friday, August 17. It's easy -- just go to our Health Heroes page (www.webmd.com/healthheroes ) to find the nomination form.
Once there, you can also read about past winners -- we choose about four to six each year, and all receive a check to donate to their favorite health foundation or charity. They also appear in both the November/December 2012 issue of WebMD the Magazine and digitially on WebMD.com and the WebMD the Magazine iPad app.
Who's a hero? He or she can be a doctor, nurse or patient who has in some way dealt with a serious health challenge, then given back to others in an inspiring way.
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
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