Laura McKee

The Impact of Ableist Language on People with Disabilities

"Accidental ableism" is still harmful. Laura McKee explores some of the ableist language and behaviours she encounters regularly.

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5 Hacks that Help Me Manage MS Fatigue
3 mins
article
Trishna Bharadia

5 Hacks that Help Me Manage MS Fatigue

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

How I Lost – and Found – Love with MS
6 mins
article
Eliz Martin

How I Lost – and Found – Love with MS

Shout it from the roof tops: Why it’s important to talk about MS
4 mins
article
Kat Naish

Shout it from the roof tops: Why it’s important to talk about MS

Maintaining Intimacy and Romance with MS
4 mins
article
Dan and Jen Digmann

Maintaining Intimacy and Romance with MS

9 Tips For A Stress-free Christmas
3 mins
article
Birgit Bauer

9 Tips For A Stress-free Christmas

4 Things People with Asthma Are Tired of Hearing
2 mins
article
Kerri Mackay

4 Things People with Asthma Are Tired of Hearing

Living with MS: Rebuilding a Better Version of You
4 mins
article
Barbara Stensland

Living with MS: Rebuilding a Better Version of You

Finding MS Support and Community Online
5 mins
article
Trishna Bharadia

Finding MS Support and Community Online

5 Phrases I Wish People Would Stop Using When Talking About MS
4 mins
article
Aoife Kirwan

5 Phrases I Wish People Would Stop Using When Talking About MS

How to Talk to Your Partner About Migraine
4 mins
article
Sarah Rathsack

How to Talk to Your Partner About Migraine

MS, Stigma and the Asian Community: How I Raise Awareness
4 mins
article
Trishna Bharadia

MS, Stigma and the Asian Community: How I Raise Awareness

6 Skills You Need to Manage Chronic Migraine
4 mins
article
Danielle Fancher

6 Skills You Need to Manage Chronic Migraine

Dating With Depression
3 mins
article
Bryce Evans

Dating With Depression

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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