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'No one spoke about my alcohol addiction because of the cultural shame'

In 'Hooked: The Unexpected Addicts', now available on BBC Sounds, presenters Jade Wye and Melissa Rice learn about the cultural barriers faced in addiction and recovery.

Mindset coach Africa Brooke shares her story of getting help for alcohol addiction as a woman of colour.

You can find more information and support about addiction on the BBC Action Line website.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/actionline

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2 minutes