Edited by Malcolm-Aimé Musoni

ahead of her docu-series,
Demi Lovato: Dancing with the devil, the pop-star has opened up about her near-fatal 2018 overdose.

Demi LovatO 
gets candid about her 2018 overdosE

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The docu-series details what was happening in Lovato's life leading up to her near-fatal 2018 drug overdose, the effects it had on Lovato's life, how her family and friends responded and her journey of sobriety. It also features appearances from Christina Aguilera and Elton John. 

Dancing with
the devil

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"I was left with brain damage, and I still deal with the effects of that today. I don't drive a car, because I had blind spots on my vision, Lovato told reporters during a panel. "And I also for a long time had a really hard time reading. It was a big deal when I was able to read out of a book, which was like two months later because my vision was so blurry."

The after
effects 

"Everything had to happen in order for me to learn the lessons that I learned," Lovato told PEOPLE. "It was a painful journey, and I look back and sometimes I get sad when I think of the pain I had to endure to overcome what I have, but I don't regret anything." "I'm so proud of the person I am today," she added.

No Regrets

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Dancing with Devil also shows Lovato throughout the past year, including her called-off engagement with Max Ehrich and beyond.

Nothing is off the table

Trailer

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