Jhené Aiko Opens Up About Night She Almost Died From Pill Addiction: ‘I Saw Blood’
While taking to her social media this weekend, songstress Jhené Aiko recalled battling her pill addiction, and specifically the night that it almost took her life.
Subsequent to her mental health issues, the singer used prescription drugs to cope; since she’s recovered from her addiction and now reflects.
During a series of posts on Instagram she reveals, “I thought I was going to die. I had just spent the day at the Maui Healing Center 2 days prior and left feeling so renewed, enlightened and like i was on the right path to proper healing. The next day, which was the day b4 i took this picture…i took a hike […] and visited my favorite statue of Buddha in Lahaina. it was such a good day… but that night after i ate, my head started pounding like never before. so much pain BUT i promised myself… no more pills!! EVER! […] i found myself on the bathroom floor… throwing up until i saw blood.”
Additionally, she remembers calling for help, but with a time difference, no one answered.
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