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 4

2 Different Days, 2 Different Migraine Attacks
6 mins
article
Sarah Alexander-Georgeson

2 Different Days, 2 Different Migraine Attacks

Maintaining Friendships with Chronic Migraine
6 mins
article
Daisy Swaffer

Maintaining Friendships with Chronic Migraine

How I Keep Moving Despite Chronic Migraine
3 mins
article
Danielle Fancher

How I Keep Moving Despite Chronic Migraine

Working with Chronic Migraine
5 mins
article
Danielle Fancher

Working with Chronic Migraine

5 Surprising Things That Make My Migraine Attacks Worse
4 mins
article
Danielle Fancher

5 Surprising Things That Make My Migraine Attacks Worse

Travelling with Migraine: What to Know Before You Go
4 mins
article
Danielle Fancher

Travelling with Migraine: What to Know Before You Go

How Weather Changes Affect My Migraine
2 mins
article
Danielle Fancher

How Weather Changes Affect My Migraine

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

How to Talk to Your Partner About Migraine

What I Want My Loved Ones To Understand About Migraine
4 mins
article
Jaime Sanders

What I Want My Loved Ones To Understand About Migraine

How I Talk About My Migraines At Work
6 mins
article
Danielle Fancher

How I Talk About My Migraines At Work

The Dangers of Toughing It Out With a Migraine
4 mins
article
Sarah Rathsack

The Dangers of Toughing It Out With a Migraine

Living with Chronic Migraine: 7 Phrases to Remove from Your Inner Dialogue
3 mins
article
Danielle Fancher

Living with Chronic Migraine: 7 Phrases to Remove from Your Inner Dialogue

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

6 Skills You Need to Manage Chronic Migraine

Three Times I’ve Hidden My Migraine from Others
7 mins
article
Danielle Fancher

Three Times I’ve Hidden My Migraine from Others

I Ran Away from Migraine — And My Life
5 mins
article
Danielle Fancher

I Ran Away from Migraine — And My Life

From Julius Caesar to Serena Williams: The Migraine Conversation Through the Ages
4 mins
article
Danielle Fancher

From Julius Caesar to Serena Williams: The Migraine Conversation Through the Ages

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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