mental illness

drug addiction, Lloyd Osler, mental health, mental illness, schizophrenia -

Drug Addition and Mental Illness What a macabre way to describe what it’s like to live with a member of one’s family who is both mentally ill and subsequently addicted to drugs.  Yet that is how it feels, waiting for that last phone call that tells you, it’s over.  Much like it must have felt, waiting for the blade to fall, yet hoping beyond hope there would be a last reprieve.  Something at the last minute that would change things. In today’s world, with such easy access to cheap, criminal-pushed drugs, especially Meth and Fentanyl, that hope — especially for...

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