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.

84 Mental Health Patient Stories - Page 2

5 Things Cancer Taught Me about Self-Isolation
4 mins
article
Alice-May Purkiss

5 Things Cancer Taught Me about Self-Isolation

What I Wish My Parents Knew About My Mental Health Struggles
7 mins
article
Bryce Evans

What I Wish My Parents Knew About My Mental Health Struggles

5 Ways to Distract Yourself in Difficult Times
4 mins
article
Sarah Alexander-Georgeson

5 Ways to Distract Yourself in Difficult Times

20 Tips to Keep Sane with Social Distancing and Asthma
7 mins
article
Cróna Tansey

20 Tips to Keep Sane with Social Distancing and Asthma

6 Ways to Thrive when Self-Isolating
4 mins
article
Barbara Stensland

6 Ways to Thrive when Self-Isolating

6 Tips for Mental Health and Migraine during a Global Crisis
5 mins
article
Ciara O'Rourke

6 Tips for Mental Health and Migraine during a Global Crisis

7 Ways to Adapt to Life in Social Isolation
6 mins
article
Robert Joyce

7 Ways to Adapt to Life in Social Isolation

COVID-19: Managing your Mental Health
1 min
article

COVID-19: Managing your Mental Health

How Pets Can Help Fight Depression
4 mins
article
Jonathan Rottenberg

How Pets Can Help Fight Depression

A Trip to the Psych Ward Reminded Me How Much My Family Valued Me
4 mins
article
René Brooks

A Trip to the Psych Ward Reminded Me How Much My Family Valued Me

5 Mindful Ways to Practice Self-Care Online
7 mins
article
Alice-May Purkiss

5 Mindful Ways to Practice Self-Care Online

The 5 Steps I Took to Love Myself with Depression
3 mins
article
Jonathan Rottenberg

The 5 Steps I Took to Love Myself with Depression

Can You Learn from Depression?
4 mins
article
Jonathan Rottenberg

Can You Learn from Depression?

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

How Quitting Social Media Has Helped My Mental Health

How to Navigate Toxic Relationships with Depression
3 mins
article
Bryce Evans

How to Navigate Toxic Relationships with Depression

Returning to Therapy: My Hardest Mental Health Journey Yet
4 mins
article
René Brooks

Returning to Therapy: My Hardest Mental Health Journey Yet

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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