Amber Hoffman is a former heroin addict who has decided to share her story on social networks. Through two photographs that show her transformation, the young woman has narrated in the publication the worst moments of her life and her struggle to overcome her drug addiction.
In the publication you can see two very different images of Amber. “Left: me, completely broken, 93 pounds, living on the streets, living in fear, in pain, addicted to meth and heroin, and ready for my life to finally end. I had endocarditis twice from using and I had a hole in my heart. My mom took that picture when she went to rescue me. “, she explains.
After that first testimony, Amber recounts her current life, and how it has changed after nine months without using drugs and after going through the hospital. The picture on the right shows her incredible recovery.
“Right: I took this picture tonight. Didn’t care about angles. Just wanted to show my happiness. 9 months clean. I fought hard for months in the hospital, survived heart surgery, gained 40 pounds, got a place to live, and I have my family and my two cats that help me.
He then goes on to say that he has published “I’ve posted the before pic alot but my story is important. Recovery is possible and it is worth it. ‘
Girl u’re wonderful.” A story of overcoming that shows that you can get off drugs and that already has thousands of messages of support.
Left: me, completely broken, 93 pounds, living on the streets, living in fear, in pain, addicted to meth and heroin, and…