Jhené Aiko Recalls The Night She Almost Died Of Her Pill Addiction: "I Saw Blood"

Jhené Aiko has battled habit and has since discovered methods to deal with her psychological well being points with out using medicine. The artist has now chosen to make clear the night time she thought her habit would declare her life. Aiko uploaded a collection of pictures that inform her story by way of their captions.

“I believed I used to be going to die,” she started. “I had simply spent the day on the Maui Healing Center 2 days prior and left feeling so renewed, enlightened and like i used to be on the appropriate path to correct therapeutic. The subsequent day, which was the day b4 i took this image…i took a hike […] and visited my favourite statue of Buddha…”

Despite her seemingly wholesome look within the picture, the earlier night time had ushered in a terrifying expertise: “My head began pounding like by no means earlier than. a lot ache BUT i promised myself… no extra drugs!! EVER! […] i discovered myself on the toilet ground… throwing up till i noticed blood.” 

The blood was alarming however Jhené’s fear was positioned on the consolation of others. She reached out to a couple family members, an motion she perceived as a nuisance since she “did not wish to fear or hassle [anyone].” She went to mattress regardless of her situation and “was blissful to be alive” the subsequent morning.

She took a hike that very same day, a second captured in a photograph she says may “presumably be [her] subsequent album cowl.” 

Later on, she went into the Pacific for one more therapeutic expertise: “It felt like a baptism of some kind. by no means too late to start out once more. by no means too late to get higher.”

Jhené Aiko Recalls The Night She Almost Died Of Her Pill Addiction: "I Saw Blood"

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