Adin Ross, a popular anchor known for his controversial on-air appearances, recently shared a more personal and somber YouTube video in which he talks about to his struggles with opioid use and addiction. The streamer, who was permanently banned from Twitch in the past but now streams on Kick, spoke about his experience with addiction and his desire to use his platform to support others who are going through the same thing.
In the video, Ross talks about how his opioid addiction adversely affected his personality and behavior, saying he became a version of himself and those around him that were unfamiliar. He highlights how addiction affects a person on a personal level and urges others to fight it and pursue a better life.
Ross first revealed his addiction in April Kick’s feed, but has since expanded on it in this new video, saying he wanted to talk about it on YouTube because he found the community there was better than his streaming community. More encouraging and supportive services. According to Roth, those addicted to opioids and other drugs may misjudge their addictiveness and unknowingly increase their use, which can have detrimental effects. He also shared that he experienced the physical side effects of withdrawal, such as high temperature and stomach problems.
In the video, Ross talks about how he discussed his addiction with recently released Andrew Tate and Tristan Tate, who urged him to go to the gym immediately to “punish” himself instead of putting it off. Rose emphasized that he is now trying to get rid of everything in his body and is ditching junk food, returning to a strict diet, gaining weight, and spreading the love.
Addiction, which Roth calls “the devil’s temptation,” is something he advises people to fight against and pursue a better life. Ross isn’t the only anchor struggling with addiction. Several content creators have come forward with their own addiction stories in recent years, including xQc’s gambling addiction and Asmongold’s. The streamers have been praised for being brave enough to share their stories and use their platforms to raise awareness about addiction and mental health issues.
While Adin Ross may be known for his controversial behavior, his decision to share his struggles with addiction shows his willingness to be open about personal issues. It also highlights the importance of mental health awareness in the gaming community and the need for support systems for those who may be struggling with addiction and other mental health issues.