Teen Mom’s Leah Messer Says Opening Up About Her Sobriety Journey Has Been A ‘Cathartic Experience’


“I thought I was making it. I was barely surviving,” she tells PEOPLE about her addiction to pain pills

By Sam Gillette

Original Source: people.com

As Teen Mom 2 gears up for a new season, Leah Messer is ready for fans to learn more about her difficult journey to sobriety.

In an exclusive interview with PEOPLE, the reality star opens up about her past addiction to pain pills, what she wants people to know as National Recovery Month approaches, and how her family is coping with their most recent challenge — the COVID-19 pandemic.

“This entire process, from the writing of my memoir to being so open and candid about things in my life, especially addiction, has been a cathartic experience,” the 28-year-old star says…click here to continue reading