Courtesy Jenelle Evans
Jenelle Evans is coming clear about a few of the rumors circulating her and her household.
In a latest interview on Vince Russo‘s The Model podcast, the Teen Mother star admitted she examined constructive for THC—a chemical present in hashish—within the hospital after giving start to her daughter, Ensley, final January.
“I am not going to lie about that. I examined constructive for THC, and Ensley didn’t take a look at constructive. I did,” she defined. “So [Child Protective Services] had been like—I used to be within the hospital—they mentioned, ‘Did you smoke while you had been pregnant?’ I mentioned, ‘I did inside the previous 30 days. I mentioned I’ve actually dangerous esophageal spasms and I throw up each 5 minutes, I am unable to even eat.’ They usually mentioned, ‘OK, some mothers try this. We’re not right here to guage, we’re writing down your info.'”
After giving start to her daughter, who she shares with husband David Eason, and taking her residence, Jenelle mentioned Youngster Protecting Companies carried out wellness checks and closed the case pertaining to her drug take a look at.
“After I had Ensley, they mentioned CPS will simply come by to do a [wellness] examine because you examined constructive,” Jenelle recalled. “They got here and did a checkup, and all the pieces is okay. They closed the case.”
Nonetheless, Jenelle says Youngster Protecting Companies have come “like 30 occasions” to proceed checking up on her and her household, largely stemming from on-line hypothesis about her parenting.
As you might recall, the mother-of-three admitted to extreme drug use in her guide Learn Between the Strains: From the Diary of a Teenage Mother, through which she revealed she was capturing up heroin “4 or 5 occasions a day” through the worst a part of her habit.
Now, nevertheless, she guarantees she’s not utilizing.
“If I had been on medication, I would not have the ability to sit right here within the morning and get the children prepared and eat healthily,” she mentioned on the podcast. “Or I would be shedding a variety of weight.”