Grandmother’s Facebook post about 17-year-old’s overdose touches hearts


Global News Edmonton, December 28, 2016

"I’d give anything to have her here to give me another hug or to hear her huge laugh or even to see her flounce off to her room in a snit… Anything to not hear the silence that is surrounding me since the police came pounding on my door at 4 am to tell me that she was dead of an overdose and how they both had tried to bring her back but it wasn’t possible or having to listen to the coroner talking to me about autopsies and arrangements.”
Leslie McBain was asked to comment and MSTH was shown as an example of families speaking out about the overdose crisis.

Grandmother’s Facebook post about 17-year-old’s overdose touches hearts