Michelle was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes in 2005 at the age of 12. Interesting fact: her mom has Type 1 also and was diagnosed when she was 8! Michelle is a volunteer for diabetes organizations in her hometown of Montreal. She is dedicated to spreading awareness about Type 1 and invisible illness through social media. You can find her sharing her journey on her blog, Love Light and Insulin, or on her Instagram @ehmichelle.