FROM HOPKINS TO HOMELESS:  MY TRUE STORY OF  PRESCRIPTION DRUG ADDICTION
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Detrimental Events That I Experienced During My 9 Year Addiction

  • 67,457 controlled substance pills ingested
  • Fired from 5 different prominent scientist positions
  • Fired from position as Senior Aerosol Research Scientist for US
  • Blacklisted from employment in the Medicinal Aerosol Industry
  • Dropped out of Ph.D. program during 2nd year
  • Divorced due to addiction
  • 45 Grand Mal seizures                                            
  • 19 prescription related arrests
  • 323 narcotic related hospital visits                     
  • 180 forged prescriptions
  • 9 in-patient rehabilitation programs                          
  • 2 suicide attempts
  • Lost all material possessions that I had accumulated for over 27 years
  • Homeless 3 different times                                      
  • 167 bad checks written for prescriptions/Dr. visits
  • 35 hospitalizations from drug overdoses                      
  • 1,434 medical visits to obtain narcotics
  • Consistently faked pain symptoms to acquire prescriptions
  • Consistently lied to acquire prescriptions
  • Consistently lied, cheated, and stole from family members who were only trying to help me
  • Total medical debt over 9 years = $310,650.00
  • Dropped out of my Ph.D. due to addiction issues
  • Resuscitated back to life by mother after an drug overdose
  • Had drug seizure while driving which broke my back in two places
  • Arrested at conference for forging a Rx (handcuffed in front of colleagues right after I finished my talk)
  • Banned from many hospitals and clinics in and outside the Denver area due to drug diversion visits

THROUGHOUT MY 9 YEARS OF ADDICTION THE FOLLOWING EVENTS HAD A SIGNIFICANT DETRIMENTAL EFFECT IN MY LIFE

 

¨ 67,457 controlled substance pills ingested                     ¨Fired from 5 different prominent scientist positions

¨ 45 grand mal seizures                                                          ¨ 19 prescription related arrests        

¨ 323 narcotic related hospital visits                                  ¨ 180 forged prescriptions

¨ 9 in-patient rehabilitation programs                                ¨ 2 suicide attempts

¨Homeless 3 different times                                                ¨ 167 bad checks written for prescriptions/Dr. visits

¨ 35 hospitalizations from drug overdoses                        ¨ 1,434 medical visits to obtain narcotics

¨Total medical debt over 9 years = $310,650.00           ¨Dropped out of my Ph.D. due to addiction issues

THROUGHOUT MY 9 YEARS OF ADDICTION THE FOLLOWING EVENTS HAD A SIGNIFICANT DETRIMENTAL EFFECT IN MY LIFE

 

¨67,457 controlled substance pills ingested                     ¨Fired from 5 different prominent scientist positions

¨45 grand mal seizures                                                          ¨19 prescription related arrests        

¨323 narcotic related hospital visits                                  ¨180 forged prescriptions

¨9 in-patient rehabilitation programs                                ¨2 suicide attempts

¨Homeless 3 different times                                                ¨167 bad checks written for prescriptions/Dr. visits

¨35 hospitalizations from drug overdoses                        ¨1,434 medical visits to obtain narcotics

¨Total medical debt over 9 years = $310,650.00           ¨Dropped out of my Ph.D. due to addiction issues