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Demi Lovato Posts Heartfelt Note After Reported Overdose: 'I Want to Thank God For Keeping Me Alive'

Demi Lovato Posts Heartfelt Note After Reported Overdose: 'I Want to Thank God For Keeping Me Alive'

Demi Lovato is speaking out for the first time since being hospitalized after a reported overdose in late July.

The 25-year-old “Tell Me You Love Me” pop singer penned a note posted to her social media on Sunday (August 25).

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“I have always been transparent about my journey with addiction. What I’ve learned is that this illness is not something that disappears or fades with time. It is something I must continue to overcome and have not done yet,” Demi wrote.

“I want to thank God for keeping me alive and well. To my fans, I am forever grateful for all of your love and support throughout this past week and beyond. Your positive thoughts and prayers have helped me navigate through this difficult time.”

“I now need time to heal and focus on my sobriety and road to recovery. The love you have all shown will never be forgotten and I look forward to the day where I can say I came out on the other side. I will keep fighting,” she wrote.

See the full message below.

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  • nicpace

    Wish you the best of luck, Demi. You will overcome this but you need to surround yourself with really good people for sure.

  • cuzjcacjo

    who cares about this druggie. she’ll be back on drugs in a few months. sad talentless nothing

  • la petite bonnieux

    She thinks she’s “well” .. .I think she’s delusional

  • Kat

    She better thank her assistant who came to check on her and find her and tge paramedics too.

  • Ivana Mandic

    Demi needs to tell everyone
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  • Sabrina

    Absolutely right! And her doctors, too…

  • Sabrina

    Talentless? I don’t think so. What’s your talent? And hopefully your predictions won’t turn out to be true…