WATERTOWN, S.D. (KELO) — A KELOLAND woman who once struggled with opioid addiction is now using her story to help others.
Melanie Weiss is an eye doctor is Watertown. She became addicted to painkillers after a series of surgeries.
“I think we all still feel like addiction is for those people that are not put together; they don’t have any drive in life; they don’t have any goals; and that is so far from the truth,” Weiss said.
Tuesday, we’re looking at where Weiss is today and the message she has for others.
You won’t want to miss “Vision of Hope” in Eye on KELOLAND at 10.