Accepting the fact that I have a chronic and progressive disease is not the same as allowing my addiction to continue. I have a choice every single day.
Author: Christine Suhan
I’m not scared to talk about suicide anymore, I’m scared to stay silent. Silence is what fuels my depression. Silence turns thoughts into obsessions, and obsessions lead to actions. Silence is the deadliest weapon of all. Silence kills. I know my silence will kill me. And I don’t want to die.
"The video implied that someone who has a support system and comes from a happy, healthy environment won't become addicted regardless of whether or not they use. I think that is a dangerous message to convey."
Sometimes bad things happen for no reason other than we are human beings having a human experience. Pain, heartache, grief, loss, disease, and death are inevitable parts of the human experience.