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Stepping Out of the Shadows in Facing Addiction Across America

Discussion in 'General Substance Abuse Discussion' started by marydawn, Jul 20, 2016.

  1. marydawn

    marydawn Administrator Community Listener

    Came across this amazing article on HuffPo and wanted to share:

    "18 months ago, I wasn’t sure if I was going to live or die. But because I was able to access treatment for addiction, and now live in sustained recovery, I began a 2,500-mile trek to the Democratic National Convention as an elected delegate this past Saturday. On my way to Philadelphia, I hope to shed light on America’s most urgent health crisis and inspire our policy leaders of both parties into action. I hope they’re listening."


    Part I: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry...ss-america-part-1_us_5785708be4b0e7c8734f0793

    Part II: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry...-addiction-across_us_578bac75e4b0cbf01ea00c9e
  2. deanokat

    deanokat DrugAbuse.com Community Organizer Community Listener

    This is an amazing, inspirational story, @marydawn! Thanks so much for sharing it with us.