Kate O'Neill

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Madelyn Linsenmeir became addicted to Oxycontin at the age of 16. Her older sister, Kate O'Neill, witnessed her adored younger sibling struggle with opioid-use disorder, get sober, struggle again, get on top of her disease again, and eventually die because of complications with the disease.