Demi Lovato is “grateful” she’s still alive thanks to the support of people around her.
The 28-year-old pop star has always spoken candidly about her mental health struggles and she admitted she could “easily” have been amongst those who have tragically taken their own lives if it weren’t for the help she’s been able to access.
Speaking on World Suicide Prevention Day on Thursday (10.09.20), Demi told Apple Music’s Zane Lowe: “I’ve dealt with depression and suicidal ideation since I was seven years old, and that’s something that I’ve been very vocal about. I’ve talked about it for years. And so today, I don’t take it lightly.
“I easily could have been someone that wasn’t having this interview today.
“So, I’m grateful that I’ve had the support and the team around me to help me get through this time.”
Demi acknowledged people can reach “very, very dark” places with their mental health but insisted they shouldn’t look for a “permanent solution” to end the…