Demi Lovato Talks Addiction: I Would "Smuggle" Cocaine Onto Airplanes

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Lovato, however, wasn't only addicted to cocaine. The young star also dealt with an alcohol problem. Her rock bottom, she says, came on an early morning ride to catch a flight to Los Angeles. 

 

“I was going to the airport, and I had a Sprite bottle just filled with vodka, and it was just nine in the morning, and I was throwing up in the car," she explained. "And this was just to get on a plane to go back to LA to the sober living house that I was staying at....I had all the help in the world, but I didn’t want it."

 

The star realized that she had a severe addiction problem.

 

“I had a moment where I was like, ‘Oh My God... that is alcoholic behavior. [It’s] no longer, I’m young and rebellious and out having fun, it was, wow, I’m one of these people....I gotta get my s*** together,” she told Access Hollywood

 

 

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