Afghan Family Addicted to Opium
Moving video about a a family's opium addiction, and how the community is helping
Masoma, a 25 year old mother of two, started taking opium to ease the pain of losing her husband and younger brother. Masoma's mother, sister and older brother also use opium to dull their pain, and her two children became addicted after inhaling the smoke on a daily basis. Fortunately, the community has come together to provide a safe place for recovery.