Willeke van Eeckhoutte

This is My Spinal Tap: Music, MS, and Some Help from U2

When diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) 17 years ago, Willeke van Eeckhoutte was determined to carry on doing what she loved most – singing and listening to music.

14 Medical and treatment Patient Stories

9 Tips to Combat Weight Gain During Cancer Treatment
5 mins
article
Todd Seals

9 Tips to Combat Weight Gain During Cancer Treatment

How My Pituitary Tumour Led to Losing My Eyesight
6 mins
article
Lauren Bates

How My Pituitary Tumour Led to Losing My Eyesight

5 Ways to Help Others Understand Your Migraine
4 mins
article
Sarah Alexander-Georgeson

5 Ways to Help Others Understand Your Migraine

How to Access Healthcare Safely During the Pandemic
6 mins
article
Trishna Bharadia

How to Access Healthcare Safely During the Pandemic

Managing Multiple Long-Term Conditions with MS
4 mins
article
Trishna Bharadia

Managing Multiple Long-Term Conditions with MS

6 Tips for Shielding with COPD
9 mins
article
Steven Hudson

6 Tips for Shielding with COPD

How Coronavirus Changed Our Healthcare
6 mins
article
Robert Joyce

How Coronavirus Changed Our Healthcare

Navigating the Pandemic as a Migraine Patient (and a Nurse)
6 mins
article
Ciara O'Rourke

Navigating the Pandemic as a Migraine Patient (and a Nurse)

How I Managed My Healthcare Routine during the Coronavirus Pandemic
4 mins
article
Sarah Alexander-Georgeson

How I Managed My Healthcare Routine during the Coronavirus Pandemic

4 Ways to Manage Your Asthma Care Plan in Lockdown
4 mins
article
Olivia Fulton

4 Ways to Manage Your Asthma Care Plan in Lockdown

Asthma and COVID-19: Understanding the Guidelines
4 mins
article
Cróna Tansey

Asthma and COVID-19: Understanding the Guidelines

Living with MS and the Risk of Heart Disease
3 mins
article
Willeke van Eeckhoutte

Living with MS and the Risk of Heart Disease

5 Top Tips To Prepare For Your MS Clinic Appointment
4 mins
article
Trishna Bharadia

5 Top Tips To Prepare For Your MS Clinic Appointment

7 Questions Everyone with COPD Should Ask After Diagnosis
4 mins
article
John Bottrell

7 Questions Everyone with COPD Should Ask After Diagnosis

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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