"If you’re struggling with addiction, or are close with someone who is, remember to take care of yourself. You have to find a support system."
Recovery is something no one else can do for you. You have to own it.
I did not abuse my meds and did what the doctors asked me to do when they asked me to do it.
"I proposed funding for Narcan in our schools and training on how to use it, and everyone voted for it; that was really powerful for me."
"It can be anybody, your mother, your sister, or your brother. It’s somebody’s somebody, and we should always remember that."
"If you or anyone in your life has been affected by addiction, always remember there is hope. We have many resources in our area waiting to help."