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Tackle with Dignity

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Some OA members suggested I bear witness to my experience of living with chronic renal failure and how the program is helping me cope. I’ve been regularly attending meetings for several years, and through service, I have grown in self-esteem and feeling like a useful and active member of our Fellowship. It’s incredible how being among fellow sufferers relieves my suffering, clears my emotions, and helps me learn to identify and manage my feelings. OA has a very complete program. With the use of the Tools, I can work on the compulsion to overeat, while learning to understand and accept myself

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