Sarah Alexander-Georgeson

My Sudden "Stroke" was Actually Hemiplegic Migraine

[Blurb]: Hemiplegic migraine can look like a stroke. Sarah Alexander-Georgeson explores her diagnosis.

People like you, talking about their experience with chronic migraine.

Living with Chronic Migraine: Patient Stories and Support

Read stories from people who live with and manage chronic migraine. Each story gives a first-person account of living with migraine, from identifying and avoiding triggers to balancing work and family life. 

71 Migraine Patient Stories - Page 3

The Power of Pet Therapy with Chronic Illness
4 mins
article
Sarah Alexander-Georgeson

The Power of Pet Therapy with Chronic Illness

Navigating Pregnancy with Migraine
7 mins
article
Ciara O'Rourke

Navigating Pregnancy with Migraine

Why Migraine Made Me Ditch My To-Do List
4 mins
article
Sarah Alexander-Georgeson

Why Migraine Made Me Ditch My To-Do List

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

Coming to Terms with Chronic Illness as a Family

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 to Create a Flare-Up Plan With Chronic Illness
3 mins
article
Sarah Alexander-Georgeson

How to Create a Flare-Up Plan With Chronic Illness

How Planning Helps Me to Manage My Migraine Symptoms
5 mins
article
Ciara O'Rourke

How Planning Helps Me to Manage My Migraine Symptoms

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

When Migraine Ruins Your Special Plans

My Migraine Story Is 6 Words Long
3 mins
article
Danielle Fancher

My Migraine Story Is 6 Words Long

Understanding my Migraine Attacks: Triggers vs. Thresholds
4 mins
article
Daisy Swaffer

Understanding my Migraine Attacks: Triggers vs. Thresholds

How to Plan a Day Out With Chronic Illness
4 mins
article
Sarah Alexander-Georgeson

How to Plan a Day Out With Chronic Illness

Migraine and Sensory Overload: Tips to Cope
5 mins
article
Jaime Sanders

Migraine and Sensory Overload: Tips to Cope

Housework and Migraine: Doing It My Way
5 mins
article
Daisy Swaffer

Housework and Migraine: Doing It My Way

Navigating A&E with Migraine
4 mins
article
Danielle Fancher

Navigating A&E with Migraine

Embracing Fashion and Body Positivity with Chronic Illness
4 mins
article
Sarah Alexander-Georgeson

Embracing Fashion and Body Positivity with Chronic Illness

How to Manage Photophobia and Migraine
3 mins
article
Sarah Rathsack

How to Manage Photophobia and Migraine

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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