By Kristin Labott

This publication is a precis of my existence. Sounds easy adequate, however it used to be no longer easy to put in writing. i'm an alcoholic and a drug addict, i'm additionally a nurse. I misplaced every little thing to my drug dependancy. I stole my medications from the health facility the place I labored and once they discovered my downfall all started. yet that's in simple terms the start. My restoration is the genuine tale.
There is a big and starting to be challenge of alcohol and drug dependancy between healthcare execs. It’s time we begun conversing approximately it. We placed our sufferers and coworkers in danger. We positioned ourselves in danger. the matter is taboo and no-one desires to speak about it. i need to speak about it. i need to aid cease this insidious disorder from carrying on with to contaminate our complete healthcare system.

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