Heroin has a found a tragic foothold in Ohio. After the closing of the pill mills, the mexican drug enterprise took over where the opiates left off. Currently, seven people die each day due to overdoses. Crystal Oertle is lucky to be alive after a 12-year dance with heroin. In this courageous talk, her first ever in public, she shares the fundamental truths of her recovery in the shadow of a state struggling to survive the heroin epidemic. Crystal Oertle is a survivor of a 12-year heroin addition. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference [More]
What really causes addiction — to everything from cocaine to smart-phones? And how can we overcome it? Johann Hari has seen our current methods fail firsthand, as he has watched loved ones struggle to manage their addictions. He started to wonder why we treat addicts the way we do — and if there might be a better way. As he shares in this deeply personal talk, his questions took him around the world, and unearthed some surprising and hopeful ways of thinking about an age-old problem. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the [More]
Taking drugs are injurious for both health and relationship. Please do not make your life something that you cannot live and enjoy.
Hey Youtube! This is my motivational speech on beating addiction. Whether you are thinking about giving up on sobriety or if you need a reminder on why not to go back into the depths of addiction, this video is for you! Addiction is a parasite and we are the host. It will take everything and even our lives. A sober life is worth fighting for! If you know anyone who is struggling, show them this video! I love you guys and remember to keep fighting! Thank you so much for watching my video and I hope you enjoyed! Please like, [More]
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