“I’ve got this!”
When your child is first diagnosed with adrenal insufficiency, it can be scary. You may find yourself facing unanswered questions such as:
What type of doctor does my child need?
Are there different types of AI?
How can I be prepared for an adrenal crisis?
The first bit of advice parents of children with AI would offer is to take a deep breath. Resources like this site can help by empowering you with knowledge and removing the fear of the unknown as you learn about the treatment management of this disease. Soon you may be sharing tips with other parents dealing with and managing this disease, and helping them own the sentiment “I’ve Got This!”