Martin Gallagher

How My Mental Health Affects My Parenting Style

Martin Gallagher explores how parenting styles have changed since childhood - and how his mental health can affect his role as a dad.

93 Family Life & Home Patient Stories

Will My Kids Have Asthma? How I Manage the Uncertainty
3 mins
article
Michelle Rivas

Will My Kids Have Asthma? How I Manage the Uncertainty

How to Move House the Asthma-Friendly Way
4 mins
article
Beki Tovey

How to Move House the Asthma-Friendly Way

Safely Exercising with Asthma during Pregnancy
5 mins
article
Beki Tovey

Safely Exercising with Asthma during Pregnancy

6 Ways to Cope with Social Anxiety this Christmas
5 mins
article
Claire Eastham

6 Ways to Cope with Social Anxiety this Christmas

Being Honest with Each Other about Heart Failure
8 mins
article
Rob Obey

Being Honest with Each Other about Heart Failure

5 Code Words We Use When We're Feeling Bleak
5 mins
article
Megan Potts

5 Code Words We Use When We're Feeling Bleak

Losing Each Other when Caregiving as a Family
6 mins
article

Losing Each Other when Caregiving as a Family

5 Ways to Escape the Toxic Misery of Perfectionism
6 mins
article
Claire Eastham

5 Ways to Escape the Toxic Misery of Perfectionism

Facing Anger and Uncertainty as a Young Caregiver
7 mins
article

Facing Anger and Uncertainty as a Young Caregiver

Dear Me: You'll Be Okay, Despite Chronic Pain
3 mins
article
Sarah Alexander-Georgeson

Dear Me: You'll Be Okay, Despite Chronic Pain

How to Make Caregiving Easier For You and Your Loved One
10 mins
article
Rob Obey

How to Make Caregiving Easier For You and Your Loved One

Don't Sugar-coat MS: Keep Your Kids in the Loop
3 mins
article
Kat Naish

Don't Sugar-coat MS: Keep Your Kids in the Loop

How to Let Go of Perfectionism as a Caregiver
4 mins
article
Susanne White

How to Let Go of Perfectionism as a Caregiver

How To Support Someone With Migraine
3 mins
article
Sarah Rathsack

How To Support Someone With Migraine

WRAP: What it is and the Role it Can Have in Recovery
6 mins
article
Megan Potts

WRAP: What it is and the Role it Can Have in Recovery

Why Asthma Has More Links to Emotion than You Think
4 mins
article
Cróna Tansey

Why Asthma Has More Links to Emotion than You Think

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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