Alice-May Purkiss

A Letter to Myself: 5 Years After My Cancer Diagnosis

Five years after her cancer diagnosis, Alice-May Purkiss wrote an honest, amusing, and heart-warming letter to herself.

77 Mindfulness or Mental Wellbeing Patient Stories

How Digital Health Helped My MS Symptoms
6 mins
article
Birgit Bauer

How Digital Health Helped My MS Symptoms

Living Life to the Fullest with Huntington’s Disease
4 mins
article

Living Life to the Fullest with Huntington’s Disease

World Asthma Day and Let’s Talk Respiratory
3 mins
article

World Asthma Day and Let’s Talk Respiratory

3 Tips for Living and Coping with Fibromyalgia
4 mins
article
Rob Obey

3 Tips for Living and Coping with Fibromyalgia

How COVID-19 Changed My Perspective on Life with HD
4 mins
article

How COVID-19 Changed My Perspective on Life with HD

How Heart Failure Affected My Mental Health
4 mins
article
Rob Obey

How Heart Failure Affected My Mental Health

Mental Health Help in the LGBTIQ+ Community
4 mins
article
Megan Potts

Mental Health Help in the LGBTIQ+ Community

COPD, Mental Health, COVID-19 and Me
4 mins
article
Steven Hudson

COPD, Mental Health, COVID-19 and Me

Navigating the ‘New Normal’ with MS
6 mins
article
Trishna Bharadia

Navigating the ‘New Normal’ with MS

4 Tips to Avoid Control Issues as a Caregiver
5 mins
article
Marc Lawrence

4 Tips to Avoid Control Issues as a Caregiver

Video: Celebrating Small Wins with Chronic Illness
32 secs
video
Daisy Swaffer

Video: Celebrating Small Wins with Chronic Illness

A New Year Full of Uncertainty with MS
4 mins
article
Barbara Stensland

A New Year Full of Uncertainty with MS

5 Tips for Combatting the Winter Blues with MS
4 mins
article
Birgit Bauer

5 Tips for Combatting the Winter Blues with MS

How to Manage Anger and Guilt as a Caregiver
4 mins
article
Susanne White

How to Manage Anger and Guilt as a Caregiver

Video: How Migraine Takes Away My Control
52 secs
video
Sarah Alexander

Video: How Migraine Takes Away My Control

Embracing Change with MS
3 mins
article
Robert Joyce

Embracing Change with MS

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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