Robert Joyce

How I Follow My Purpose, Despite Chronic Pain

Living with MS, Robert Joyce explains why he pushes his pain threshold to help others.

95 Relationships & Social Patient Stories - Page 5

Coming to Terms with Chronic Illness as a Family
10 mins
article
Laura McKee

Coming to Terms with Chronic Illness as a Family

What My MS Diagnosis Taught Me About Friendship
4 mins
article
Barbara Stensland

What My MS Diagnosis Taught Me About Friendship

6 Tips for Dating with Social Anxiety
5 mins
article
Claire Eastham

6 Tips for Dating with Social Anxiety

How My Emotions Affect My Asthma Symptoms
4 mins
article
Cróna Tansey

How My Emotions Affect My Asthma Symptoms

When Migraine Ruins Your Special Plans
6 mins
article
Ciara O'Rourke

When Migraine Ruins Your Special Plans

6 Ways to Support Your Depressed Partner
3 mins
article
Kat Naish

6 Ways to Support Your Depressed Partner

5 Tips to Support Your Loved One with MS
4 mins
article
Kat Naish

5 Tips to Support Your Loved One with MS

How to ‘Come Out’ to a Loved One About Your Anxiety
4 mins
article
Claire Eastham

How to ‘Come Out’ to a Loved One About Your Anxiety

7 Things You Shouldn’t Say to People with Mental Health Issues (and 5 Things You Should)
5 mins
article
Sarah Bailey

7 Things You Shouldn’t Say to People with Mental Health Issues (and 5 Things You Should)

Making Connections: 5 Tips On Choosing Friends With MS
3 mins
article
Trishna Bharadia

Making Connections: 5 Tips On Choosing Friends With MS

Social Media and Anxiety: A Feeback Loop?
4 mins
article
Claire Eastham

Social Media and Anxiety: A Feeback Loop?

Maintaining Friendships with Chronic Migraine
6 mins
article
Daisy Swaffer

Maintaining Friendships with Chronic Migraine

Holding Space and the Art of Listening: 4 Habits of Good Listeners
3 mins
article
Kat Naish

Holding Space and the Art of Listening: 4 Habits of Good Listeners

Vertigo and MS: When the Earth Moves Under Your Feet
4 mins
article
Willeke van Eeckhoutte

Vertigo and MS: When the Earth Moves Under Your Feet

8 Tips for Talking About Asthma with Others
4 mins
article
Michelle Rivas

8 Tips for Talking About Asthma with Others

Navigating Relationships and MS: Friends and Family
8 mins
article
Eliz Martin

Navigating Relationships and MS: Friends and Family

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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