I taught myself how to give injections, so I don't wake up my son, wife or mother in the middle of the night. Volodomyr administers a dose of nalbuphine, a powerful painkiller, as his son Nazar sleeps. A daily dose consists of 1 or 2 injections. At times Volodomyr administers up to six injections in a day.
Volodymyr Honcharovsky was severely wounded on February 20, 2014 when he was shot three times, twice in the back and once in the right arm, while attempting to reach wounded demonstrators who had been shot by security forces during the Euromaidan Revolution. Mr. Honcharovsky underwent multiple operations in Ukraine and Germany but has significant and persistent issues, including extreme pain throughout his body due to nerve damage. Teofipol, Ukraine, February 6, 2015