Alice-May Purkiss

Can Telling Our Story Help with Cancer Trauma?

Alice-May Purkiss explores the power of storytelling, and how stories helped with processing trauma after a cancer diagnosis.

10 Cancer Patient Stories

How I Rekindled the Intimacy in My Marriage Despite Prostate Cancer
4 mins
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Todd Seals

How I Rekindled the Intimacy in My Marriage Despite Prostate Cancer

A Letter to Myself: 5 Years After My Cancer Diagnosis
4 mins
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Alice-May Purkiss

A Letter to Myself: 5 Years After My Cancer Diagnosis

How Cancer Changed Me as a Person
5 mins
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Alice-May Purkiss

How Cancer Changed Me as a Person

4 Tips to Manage Relationships After a Cancer Diagnosis
4 mins
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Alice-May Purkiss

4 Tips to Manage Relationships After a Cancer Diagnosis

Coping with Survivor’s Guilt and Cancer
4 mins
article
Alice-May Purkiss

Coping with Survivor’s Guilt and Cancer

Reclaiming My Body after Cancer
4 mins
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Alice-May Purkiss

Reclaiming My Body after Cancer

5 Things Cancer Taught Me about Self-Isolation
4 mins
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Alice-May Purkiss

5 Things Cancer Taught Me about Self-Isolation

How To Reach Out After a Cancer Diagnosis
4 mins
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Anna Crollman

How To Reach Out After a Cancer Diagnosis

9 Tips to Get Active With and Beyond Cancer
5 mins
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Alice-May Purkiss

9 Tips to Get Active With and Beyond Cancer

Coping with the Fear of Not Having Children after Cancer
5 mins
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Anna Crollman

Coping with the Fear of Not Having Children after Cancer

About Life Effects

Living with one or more chronic conditions affects your life in so many ways. The only people who really know what you are going through are those who have faced the same challenges for years. With that in mind we have created Life Effects, an initiative shaped by patients, for patients.

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