Megan Potts

4 Myths about Suicide - Debunked

1 out of every 100 deaths is due to suicide. Understanding the problem is the first step towards solving it, says Megan Potts.

61 Family Life Patient Stories

Staring Parrots and Wobbly Alpacas: Finding Peace with HD
5 mins
article
Sarah Foster

Staring Parrots and Wobbly Alpacas: Finding Peace with HD

The 3 Biggest Worries for Family Caregivers
7 mins
article
Marc Lawrence

The 3 Biggest Worries for Family Caregivers

How My Children Feel about Family Life with a Chronically Ill Parent
12 mins
article
Laura McKee

How My Children Feel about Family Life with a Chronically Ill Parent

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

Coming to Terms with Chronic Illness as a Family

Coping with Chronic Illness During COVID-19
10 mins
article
Laura McKee

Coping with Chronic Illness During COVID-19

8 Tips to Help Your Kids with Asthma “Fit in”
4 mins
article
John Bottrell

8 Tips to Help Your Kids with Asthma “Fit in”

PCPs are Human Too: When Doctors Get Cancer
51 mins 23 secs
podcast

PCPs are Human Too: When Doctors Get Cancer

Life Beyond Cancer: The AfterThoughts Wrap-Up Episode
43 mins 30 secs
podcast

Life Beyond Cancer: The AfterThoughts Wrap-Up Episode

Decades Too Late: A Letter to My Family about HD
5 mins
article
Sarah Foster

Decades Too Late: A Letter to My Family about HD

When Cancer Can’t Stop You from Aiming High
55 mins 7 secs
podcast

When Cancer Can’t Stop You from Aiming High

Depression, Burnout, or Both? Here's How to Tell
10 mins
article
Martin Gallagher

Depression, Burnout, or Both? Here's How to Tell

Not Just Normal Aging: Living with Huntington’s Disease
5 mins
article
Sarah Foster

Not Just Normal Aging: Living with Huntington’s Disease

I Helped Plan My Daughter’s Wedding in Spite of My ADHD
4 mins
article
Terry Matlen

I Helped Plan My Daughter’s Wedding in Spite of My ADHD

5 Tips to Get the Most from Your Doctor as a Caregiver
9 mins
article
Marc Lawrence

5 Tips to Get the Most from Your Doctor as a Caregiver

5 Ways Technology Can Help Mental Health
6 mins
article
Sarah Bailey

5 Ways Technology Can Help Mental Health

Grief and Healing: Mourning the Old You after Cancer
55 mins 37 secs
podcast

Grief and Healing: Mourning the Old You after Cancer

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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