Ciara O'Rourke

Migraine and Weight Gain: Are They Linked?

Maintaining healthy habits isn't easy with a busy life and chronic migraine. Here are Ciara O'Rourke's three top tips.

71 Migraine Patient Stories

Me, My Mom, and Migraine
6 mins
article
Sarah Alexander-Georgeson

Me, My Mom, and Migraine

Why We Need to Destigmatize Migraine
4 mins
article
Ciara O'Rourke

Why We Need to Destigmatize Migraine

Navigating Healthcare During a Pandemic
4 mins
article
Sarah Alexander-Georgeson

Navigating Healthcare During a Pandemic

7 Tips to Manage Migraine Food Cravings
4 mins
article
Jaime Sanders

7 Tips to Manage Migraine Food Cravings

What to Do If Your Colleagues Don’t Believe You Get Migraine Attacks
3 mins
article
Michelle Rivas

What to Do If Your Colleagues Don’t Believe You Get Migraine Attacks

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 I Educate My Children About Migraine Attacks
4 mins
article
Sarah Rathsack

7 Ways I Educate My Children About Migraine Attacks

An Undiagnosed Vision Problem Was Contributing to My Migraines
3 mins
article
Michelle Rivas

An Undiagnosed Vision Problem Was Contributing to My Migraines

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

6 Expressions People with Migraine Are Tired of Hearing

 Is It Seasonal Allergies or Migraine? Here’s Why You Need to Know the Difference
2 mins
article
Sarah Rathsack

Is It Seasonal Allergies or Migraine? Here’s Why You Need to Know the Difference

Migraines at Work: How to Push Through the Pain — and When to Call It Quits
4 mins
article
Danielle Fancher

Migraines at Work: How to Push Through the Pain — and When to Call It Quits

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

6 Tips to Manage Family Vacations with Migraine
4 mins
article
Sarah Rathsack

6 Tips to Manage Family Vacations with Migraine

How to Create a Migraine Binder for ER Visits and Doctor’s Appointments
3 mins
article
Jaime Sanders

How to Create a Migraine Binder for ER Visits and Doctor’s Appointments

This Is My Migraine Care Team
3 mins
article
Danielle Fancher

This Is My Migraine Care Team

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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