Medicinal cannabis campaigner, Vera Twomey, who fought a lengthy campaign to secure THC oil for her sick daughter is set to publish a book detailing her experiences later this year.
Ms Twomey, from Aghabullogue, Co Cork, has written a book entitled “For Ava” which is being published by Mercier Press.
Vera said that over the last 14 months she painstakingly compiled her journey with Ava and transferred it on to paper.
She said: “It has been a long time in the making. We have been really blessed. We are at the stage now where it is all done and is available to pre-order.
“It is very exciting. I really hope that it will be something that will be there for other parents.
“When Ava was diagnosed with her condition we would have valued a book about how people were getting on – more like a personal story.”
Ms Twomey said the book will be launched in August.
“I hope I have done a good job. I…