By Michael Stein
The Addict opens a window at the very deepest international of prescription drug dependancy, revealing the harrowing tale of a tender lady whose existence has been taken over via a necessity she cannot extinguish.
Lucy's first appointment with Dr. Michael Stein on a sunny April day started a yearlong sequence of encounters that took her again to the origins of her habit and unraveled a lifestyles pushed by means of compulsion and the consistent pursuit of the subsequent capsule. The Addict follows Lucy from the beginning of her therapy, via relapse, to her eventual long term restoration, together with her breakup with a harmful boyfriend whose personal drug habit passed hers. it really is an unforgettable story of a tender girl residing at the aspect yet decided to take regulate of her life—and a deeply own account of a physician at the entrance traces of a virulent disease.
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