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Michelle McKenna

April 2021

Dear Parents

If your child has been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in the last twelve months, firstly I’d like to let you know you will be okay. It will feel incredibly overwhelming right now, but you will get there.

I’m writing to you, because along with many other parents, in some respects we’ve been where you are right now. For some of you it will have been the shock of your child going into life threatening diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA). …

Michelle McKenna

I write about caring for an amazing child who is type 1 diabetic as well as writing children’s fiction.

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