John Bottrell

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

John Bottrell's asthma made it difficult for him to socialize with other kids. Here's how he helped his kids "fit in."

52 Relationships & Social Patient Stories

6 Ways We Can Normalize Mental Health Every Day
3 mins
article
Bryce Evans

6 Ways We Can Normalize Mental Health Every Day

What to Do When Asthma Is a Relationship Buzzkill
4 mins
article
Michelle Rivas

What to Do When Asthma Is a Relationship Buzzkill

7 Ways to Handle Unwanted Advice on COPD
5 mins
article
Barbara Moore

7 Ways to Handle Unwanted Advice on COPD

Managing ADHD Impulsivity in a Relationship
3 mins
article
Nerris Nassiri

Managing ADHD Impulsivity in a Relationship

COVID-19: Managing your Mental Health
1 min
article

COVID-19: Managing your Mental Health

ADHD and Long-Term Relationships: 7 Tips to Keep the Spark Alive
4 mins
article
Nerris Nassiri

ADHD and Long-Term Relationships: 7 Tips to Keep the Spark Alive

5 Tips to Communicate ADHD to Your Partner
4 mins
article
Nerris Nassiri

5 Tips to Communicate ADHD to Your Partner

Growing Up with Asthma (and Bullies)
4 mins
article
John Bottrell

Growing Up with Asthma (and Bullies)

Opening Up to Your Partner About Asthma and Intimacy
2 mins
article
Michelle Rivas

Opening Up to Your Partner About Asthma and Intimacy

 5 Steps to Let Friends in When You’re Struggling with Cancer
4 mins
article
Anna Crollman

5 Steps to Let Friends in When You’re Struggling with Cancer

5 Conversation Challenges with ADHD — and Tips for Better Communication
4 mins
article
Nerris Nassiri

5 Conversation Challenges with ADHD — and Tips for Better Communication

6 Expressions People with Migraine Are Tired of Hearing
4 mins
article
Jaime Sanders

6 Expressions People with Migraine Are Tired of Hearing

7 First Date Tips for People with ADHD
3 mins
article
Nerris Nassiri

7 First Date Tips for People with ADHD

Why (and How) to Create Your Migraine “Elevator Pitch"
3 mins
article
Danielle Fancher

Why (and How) to Create Your Migraine “Elevator Pitch"

Learning to Say No: Setting Boundaries When Living with Migraine
6 mins
article
Danielle Fancher

Learning to Say No: Setting Boundaries When Living with Migraine

How Quitting Social Media Has Helped My Mental Health
3 mins
article
Bryce Evans

How Quitting Social Media Has Helped My Mental Health

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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