Alanna Stockley

Alanna Stockley was diagnosed with type one diabetes two weeks before her 7th birthday on April 11, 1990. She grew up in Nova Scotia, Canada attending diabetes camps and loving the outdoors. As an adult she has been a part of Canada’s national youth diabetes advocacy committee, and has spoken on various topics including loving your imperfect body and being a patient in today’s medical world.

She is now a patient experience consultant and writer for various publications. In her spare time she likes to hike, geocache, fish, cook and hang with her husband and dog.

You can see Alanna’s personal blog at

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