Ciara O'Rourke

Navigating Fatigue After a Migraine Attack

The effects of a migraine don’t necessarily stop when the migraine does. Ciara O’Rourke explains.

22 Work Patient Stories

Why We Need to Destigmatise Migraine
4 mins
article
Ciara O'Rourke

Why We Need to Destigmatise Migraine

What COVID-19 Can Teach Us About Accessibility
4 mins
article
Sarah Alexander

What COVID-19 Can Teach Us About Accessibility

Video: Mental Health Tips for Self-Isolation
2 mins 11 secs
video

Video: Mental Health Tips for Self-Isolation

9 Hacks for Remote Working during Lockdown
7 mins
article
Trishna Bharadia

9 Hacks for Remote Working during Lockdown

Making It Through A Crisis, One Day At A Time
6 mins
article

Making It Through A Crisis, One Day At A Time

I Reduced My Working Hours to Protect my Mental Health
4 mins
article
Martin Gallagher

I Reduced My Working Hours to Protect my Mental Health

What MS Took From Me – and What it Gave Back
4 mins
article
Barbara Stensland

What MS Took From Me – and What it Gave Back

How MS Helped Me to Redefine Work-Life Balance
4 mins
article
Kat Naish

How MS Helped Me to Redefine Work-Life Balance

The Struggles of Living with an Invisible Illness Like Migraine
7 mins
article
Daisy Swaffer

The Struggles of Living with an Invisible Illness Like Migraine

How I Rebuilt My Life with MS
4 mins
article
Robert Joyce

How I Rebuilt My Life with MS

Asthma and Work: Good Days and Bad Days
3 mins
article
Jamie Saunders

Asthma and Work: Good Days and Bad Days

Finding Support to Manage Depression at Work
5 mins
article
Martin Gallagher

Finding Support to Manage Depression at Work

How to Manage Photophobia and Migraine
3 mins
article
Sarah Rathsack

How to Manage Photophobia and Migraine

Maintaining Work-Life Balance with Severe Asthma
3 mins
article
Olivia Fulton

Maintaining Work-Life Balance with Severe Asthma

Working with Migraine: Knowing When it’s Time to Stop
8 mins
article
Daisy Swaffer

Working with Migraine: Knowing When it’s Time to Stop

Anxiety in the Workplace: Breaking the Silence
4 mins
article
Claire Eastham

Anxiety in the Workplace: Breaking the Silence

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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