Martin Gallagher

How My Mental Health Affects My Parenting Style

Martin Gallagher explores how parenting styles have changed since childhood - and how his mental health can affect his role as a dad.

15 Children and Fertility Patient Stories

Will My Kids Have Asthma? How I Manage the Uncertainty
3 mins
article
Michelle Rivas

Will My Kids Have Asthma? How I Manage the Uncertainty

Safely Exercising with Asthma during Pregnancy
5 mins
article
Beki Tovey

Safely Exercising with Asthma during Pregnancy

Losing Each Other when Caregiving as a Family
6 mins
article

Losing Each Other when Caregiving as a Family

Facing Anger and Uncertainty as a Young Caregiver
7 mins
article

Facing Anger and Uncertainty as a Young Caregiver

Don't Sugar-coat MS: Keep Your Kids in the Loop
3 mins
article
Kat Naish

Don't Sugar-coat MS: Keep Your Kids in the Loop

The Caregiver's Stress Triad: Fear, Fatigue, and Failure
7 mins
article
Marc Lawrence

The Caregiver's Stress Triad: Fear, Fatigue, and Failure

Chronic Illness and the Pandemic: How Did Some of Us Cope?
10 mins
article
Laura McKee

Chronic Illness and the Pandemic: How Did Some of Us Cope?

How Heart Failure Prepared Me for a Pandemic
6 mins
article
Rob Obey

How Heart Failure Prepared Me for a Pandemic

What I Need to Hear as a Mum with Anxiety
3 mins
article
Megan Potts

What I Need to Hear as a Mum with Anxiety

My First Year of Motherhood: Looking Back on My Mental Health Challenges
5 mins
article
Megan Potts

My First Year of Motherhood: Looking Back on My Mental Health Challenges

Coping with the Fear of Not Having Children after Cancer
5 mins
article
Anna Crollman

Coping with the Fear of Not Having Children after Cancer

Trying to Conceive with Chronic Migraine
5 mins
article
Daisy Swaffer

Trying to Conceive with Chronic Migraine

Parenting with Depression and Anxiety
5 mins
article
Martin Gallagher

Parenting with Depression and Anxiety

Childbirth and Breastfeeding with Depression and Anxiety
3 mins
article
Megan Potts

Childbirth and Breastfeeding with Depression and Anxiety

Can You Talk to Your Child About Your Depression? I Wish I Had
4 mins
article
Jonathan Rottenberg

Can You Talk to Your Child About Your Depression? I Wish I Had

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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