Demi Lovato speaks

<a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB005300" title="Demi Lovato" href="/topic/entertainment/demi-lovato-PECLB005300.topic">Demi Lovato</a> landed in rehab last year, but details were murky about her "dark period." Now, she's <a href="http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/gossip/2011/04/demi-lovato-cutting-eating-disorders-seventeen-rehab-studio-twitter.html">opening up to Seventeen magazine</a> about her depression, cutting and eating disorder and the intervention that led her to an <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO100100500000000" title="Illinois" href="/topic/us/illinois-PLGEO100100500000000.topic">Illinois</a> treatment center. The Disney star told the magazine, "I basically had a nervous breakdown. I was really bad off. My parents and manager pulled me aside and said, 'You need to get some help.' It was an intervention. I wanted freedom from the inner demons. I wanted to start my life over."
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Demi Lovato landed in rehab last year, but details were murky about her "dark period." Now, she's opening up to Seventeen magazine about her depression, cutting and eating disorder and the intervention that led her to an Illinois treatment center. The Disney star told the magazine, "I basically had a nervous breakdown. I was really bad off. My parents and manager pulled me aside and said, 'You need to get some help.' It was an intervention. I wanted freedom from the inner demons. I wanted to start my life over."

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