Hear from Recovering Patients: Michelle

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Michelle speaking:

That they are people. They are humann beings.

And like one of the commercial nobody has to be an addict but we are and we need a little more patience and understanding um for us so that you can help us and we can help you.

You know because it's not easy being that drug addict you know.

It's hard and being an addict is just more shameful and painful you know trying to tell somebody how you feel and what you're going through for a drug.

Now I think  lot more successful for docs if they'd be more patient and understanding with people that do have drug abuse and substance abuse problems.