Headline Shorty Headline Twitter

Kristine McCormick was nominated for a Shorty Award!

My daughter Cora died in my arms unexpectedly while breastfeeding of an undiagnosed CHD. Now she saves lives. Join us!

Website:
Twitter:

174 votes in health
4 votes in cora
2 votes in egocentric
1 vote in news
1 vote in lazy
If the number of votes for you fluctuates, find out why here: Vote auditing

Kristine McCormick (KristineBrite on Twitter) was nominated for a Shorty Award(You can still submit a vote for fun, but the actual contest is over)

140
I vote for for a Shorty Award in
(Help)
Vote with a tweet. Votes must have a reason after "because..." or they won't count!

All votes for Kristine McCormick

Wordpress Hosts
Wordpress Hosts I vote for @kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because her and #Cora will continue to save lives.
Kristine McCormick
Kristine McCormick RT @nataliejanette: I vote for @kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because she and #Cora save lives
Kristine McCormick
Kristine McCormick RT @nataliejanette: I vote for @kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because she and #Cora save lives
nataliejanette
nataliejanette I vote for @kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because she and #Cora save lives
Lillie Bleu Buck
Lillie Bleu Buck I vote for @kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because her and #Cora will continue to save lives.
Katy A
Katy A I vote for @kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because...she saves lives with her tweets. #Cora #CHD
Help A Mother Out
Help A Mother Out I vote for @kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because she saves lives.
mom mom
mom mom I vote for @kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because she is a driving force in improving CHD detection
Lisa Curcio
Lisa Curcio I vote for @kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because she brings awareness to Congenital Heart Defects. #CHD
Atlantamom
Atlantamom RT @danielleb1221: I vote for @kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because she never gives up and uses her pain to help others. http
Danielle Brigance
Danielle Brigance I vote for @kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because she never gives up and uses her pain to help others.
Denisse Quiroz
Denisse Quiroz I vote for @kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because..she's saving lives
T Carpenito
T Carpenito RT @JazmynLeigh: I vote for @kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because she's changing the world for #Cora. #CHD http://bit.ly/shor
Jazmyn Leigh
Jazmyn Leigh I vote for @kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because she's changing the world for #Cora. #CHD
Maya Z.
Maya Z. I vote for @Kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because she & Cora are saving babies!
Jo White
Jo White I vote for @kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because..she's braver than anyone should be expected to be.
Dallely Olivan
Dallely Olivan I vote for @kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because she is saving baby's lives one test at a time for #CHD!
Sylko Zakur
Sylko Zakur RT @jdstepka: I vote for @kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because she lost her baby but is saving many others #CHD #Cora http://
Joanna
Joanna I vote for @kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because she is saving baby's lives one test at a time for #CHD!
Taylor
Taylor I vote for @kristinebrite for a Shorty Award in #health because...her husband makes pink bows for #Cora & #CHD
The Shorty Interview
with Kristine McCormick
What's your best tweet?
Healthy baby girl. 8 lbs 12 oz. Born 9:35 pm or see it here: http://twitter.com/kristinebrite/statuses/6225308890
What are six things you could never do without?
My husband, Diet Coke in a can, all the compassionate people I've met through my grief, Twitter, My family and friends, and chocolate.
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
To save lives.
Twitter or Facebook?
Why not both?
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
I'm so un-trendy. I loved the #10yearsago trend on New Year's Day, brought out some interesting stories.
What feature should Twitter add?
Easier search of old tweets!
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
My husband so he could help me tell Cora's Story.
Why should we vote for you?
I use twitter to save lives.
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
Hope, compassion, #Cora, #CHD, act of kindness
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
#Cora
How do you make your tweets unique?
I save lives with them.
What inspires you to tweet?
Cora of course!
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
Only by my family and friends offline.
How long can you go without a tweet?
I'm tweeting while answering these questions if that gives you any indication.
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
After my daughter died, I turned to Twitter. I found hope. I found support. I found people willing to spread her story.
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
Treat situations with extra kindness and patience.
How will the world change in 2010?
More people will realize that social media can bring social good.