Ebene News – GB – Demi Lovato ‘had three strokes and a heart attack’ after 2018 overdose

Demi Lovato said she had three strokes and a heart attack after a drug overdose in 2018, and that doctors told her she was minutes from death

The 28-year-old American pop star said in a new documentary trailer: “My doctors told me I have five to ten more minutes left”

Lovato also told reporters that she had “suffered brain damage and I’m still feeling the effects”

These effects include blurred vision which means she cannot drive and makes reading difficult, she revealed

The former child star was rushed to hospital in July 2018 after being found unconscious at her Los Angeles home The overdose, apparently of opioids mixed with fentanyl, came a month after she was revealed that she had broken six years of abstinence

In the trailer for her new YouTube documentary series Dancing With The Devil, she says, “I’ve had a lot of lives, like a cat I’m on my ninth life”

I’ve held #DemiDWTD incredibly close to my heart, and now it’s time to share an inside look This is just a quick glimpse of what’s to come Join me on March 23 for the premiere on @YouTube 💗https: // tco / G0dIbHoHWu

Speaking to reporters on Wednesday, she revealed the lasting effects “I don’t drive a car because I have blind spots in my vision,” she says

“For a long time I had a really hard time reading It was a big problem when I got to read a book, which was like two months later, because my vision was so blurry”

She said she was releasing the documentary “to help people who have been on the same path as me”, adding: “I wanted to set the record straight, and I wanted to reveal everything to my fans”

Lovato was a child actor on Barney and Friends and found greater fame on the Disney Channel as a teenager.She starred in his wildly popular Camp Rock film series before embarking on a successful solo music career.

She has released six studio albums and appeared as a judge on the US version of The X Factor Her hits include Sorry Not Sorry and Skyscraper, and she topped the UK charts in May 2018 with Solo, her collaboration with Clean Bandit

The following month, she released a song called Sober, in which she revealed: “I’m not sober anymore” The overdose happened weeks later

In a 2012 documentary Stay Strong, she spoke about her “daily battle” with eating disorders, self-harm and mental health issues, as well as addiction She spoke about the extent of her drug addiction during her teenage years in another documentary in 2017

“One of the main reasons I show up is that I never have to live this life again,” Lovato said on Wednesday, according to The Associated Press

Lovato relaunched her singing career at last year’s Grammy Awards and sang the national anthem at the 2020 Super Bowl

Last month she sang on a television special marking the inauguration of US President Joe Biden Dancing With The Devil will be released on YouTube on March 23

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Ebene News – GB – Demi Lovato “had three strokes and a heart attack” after overdosing on 2018

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