Demetria Devonne Lovato also known as Demi Lovato is an American Singer, actress and songwriter. She has sold more than 24 million records in the United States.
Her rise to fame came with several complications. The young star faced a lot of obstacles that almost ended her life.
Demi has bipolar disorder, she is struggling with bulimia and she faced addiction. Here is everything you need to know about Demi Lovato health struggles and general life.
Demi Lovato Date of Birth
Lovato was born in August 20, 1992 and she is 31 years old as of 2023. She is from the United States of America, Dallas, Texas, United States.
What is Demi Lovato Zodiac Sign
The singer/actress star is Leo
Height and Weight
Demi is 161 cm/ 5’’3’’ tall. She is approximately 58kg (128lbs).
Demi is worth $ 40 million as of 2023.
Demi Lovato Health
Issue with substance abuse
In 2010, Demi got in to a fight with a dancer. The incident made headlines, and they sought treatment afterwards. The people magazine reported that the singer sought help for physical and mental issues. The issues were later revealed to be bipolar disorder, self-harm through cutting and eating disorder.
On her single hit, ‘sober’, the actress/singer admits to relapse after six years of soberly. On July, 2018, the actress/singer was rushed in to the hospital for overdose. Reports hadit that she was found unconscious and was revived Narcan, a medication to reverse the effects of Nacotine.
The singer later admitted on her Instagram that she was experiencing difficulties of dealing with addiction and thanked fans for their support. Later in her documentary, Demi Lovato: Dancing with the Devil, it was revealed that she had a heart attack and three strokes after the overdose.
Demi was diagnosed with bipolar disorder when she was undergoing drug treatment. Bipolar disorder is a brain disorder that is characterized by unusual shifts in mood swings, energy and activity level. Victims of bipolar disorder might experience periods of intense depression alternating with period of high energy.
Lovato struggled with bulimia which pose greater risks of drug abuse. Women with eating disorders are five more times likely to abuse substances than the general public.
Is Demi a Non- Binary?
Lovato came out in 2021 as non-binary and announced to change of her gender pronoun to them/they. She later changed her gender pronoun in April, 2022 to include she/her because she started to feel more feminine.
The musician mother is the former Dallas Cowboy Cheerleader Diana De La Garza. Her father is an engineer and musician named Patrick Martin Lovato. Lovato has 3 sisters: Dallas, Madison and Amber. Her father divorced her mother in mid-1994, a move that affected the singer’s relationship with Patrick.
When Lovato was 16, she bought her family a $1.88 million house in the Toluca Lake area of Los Angeles. The 5,086 square foot Mediterranean-style home featured six bedrooms, seven bathrooms, wood floors, spacious walk ways and stairways, a private 3rd floor Suite, and a pool with a water-slide. Two years later, in 2010, Lovato dropped $2.25 million on a new family compound in Sherman Oaks, California.
Demi has dated Trace Cyrus (singer), Jo Jonas (Camprock co-star), Wilmer Valderrama (actor), Guilherme Vasconcelos (UFC athlete), Henry Levi (designer), Austin Wilson (Model), and Max Enrich(actor). Max and Demi were engaged for a short period.
Lovato has frequently cited “power vocalists” such as Christina Aguilera, Kelly Clarkson, Whitney Houston, and Aretha Franklin as major musical and vocal influences. Apart from singing, Demi has appeared in Disney Channel in the short series As the Bell Ring and Camp Rock.
On September 2022, the singer stated that she never thought she would reach 30 because she was used to undergo strong depression.
After taking the overdose in 2018, Demi not only suffered multiple strokes, but also a heart attack and brain damage. Demi Lovato health almost affected her career.
She is also looking forward to have her own family, “”I’m in a new chapter in my life, and I don’t know what my 30s have in store for me, but hopefully a family one day.”
The singer has been growing strong with Jordan Lutes, who co-wrote several songs on her album Holy Fuvk. The couple were also seen together at the end of December, looking to be in good spirit as they prepared to hit the slopes. Both of them were smiling and laughing as they walked out of the store.
The singer has won more than 30 awards.