Information, insights and tips for patients and caregivers

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 this in mind we created Life Effects, an initiative shaped by patients for patients. We’ll share stories about the reality of living with chronic conditions – and recognize the vital role of caregivers as they navigate the joys and demands of caregiving. We talk about what it's like with people who have actually been there. Together, we explore the latest science and thinking around your condition, and we hope you’ll find the contributors’ lived experiences, feelings and perspectives to be relevant and insightful.

Featured Life Effects Articles

The hidden impact of migraine on millions of women

Teva
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Who Cares for the Carers?

Teva
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Exercise With Asthma? Yes You Can!

Kamilah Howard
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5 Ways to Better Understand Your Depression

Bryce Evans
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Managing the Current Coronavirus Situation with Anxiety

Claire Eastham
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4 ways men can become better caregivers

Marc Lawrence
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20 Tips to Keep Sane with Social Distancing and Asthma

Cróna Tansey
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Dealing with Anger as a Caregiver

Susanne White
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Meet our contributors

Barbara Stensland

Barbara Stensland

0 Stories

Meet Barbara
Bryce Evans

Bryce Evans

4 Stories

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Ciara O’Rourke

Ciara O’Rourke

0 Stories

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Claire Eastham

Claire Eastham

1 Stories

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Cróna Tansey

Cróna Tansey

1 Stories

Meet Cróna
Danielle Newport Fancher

Danielle Newport Fancher

2 Stories

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Jaime Sanders

Jaime Sanders

1 Stories

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Jonathan Rottenberg

Jonathan Rottenberg

0 Stories

Meet Jonathan
Kamilah Howard

Kamilah Howard

1 Stories

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Focused on Your Health:
Additional Patient and Caregiver Resources

Antibiotic Resistance

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Patient Safety

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COVID Updates and Resources

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The individual(s) who have written and created the content in and whose images appear in these articles, profiles, podcasts and videos have been paid by Teva Pharmaceuticals for their contributions. This content represents the opinions of the contributor and does not necessarily reflect those of Teva Pharmaceuticals. Similarly, Teva Pharmaceuticals does not review, control, influence or endorse any content related to the contributor's websites or social media networks. This content is intended for informational and educational purposes and should not be considered medical advice or recommendations. Consult a qualified medical professional for diagnosis and before beginning or changing any treatment regimen​.

This content was originally published by Teva on the Life Effects website, where additional articles and content are available for US and European audiences.

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