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Demi Lovato embraces sobriety after trying ‘Sober California’ approach

demi Lovato have said they are “sober” now, after initially adopting a “sober California” approach involving moderate consumption of marijuana and alcohol.

In an Instagram story shared on Thursday, December 2, the singer-actor said: “I no longer support my ‘sober California’ ways. Being sober is the only way to be.”

The 29-year-old talked about being “Sober California” in March of this year, in an interview with Tracy Smith on CBS Sunday Morning.

They explained at the time that their choice was to continue drinking and weeding moderately after they had a near-fatal overdose in July 2018.

“So you’re doing what they call censorship, I guess, right? So you’re drinking, smoking a little weed, is that fair to say? ‘ asked Smith.

“Yes. I think the term I define best is ‘Sober California,'” Lovato replied.

In an interview with The glamor that same month, Lovato, who uses gender-neutral pronouns, explaining that they discussed how to approach their case manager recovering from an overdose.

“I’m careful to say that, like, I feel like abstinence isn’t the right solution for everyone,” they said. “I don’t think this journey of moderation is a one-size-fits-all solution.”

Lovato chronicled their journey through relapse, hospitalization, and recovery in a YouTube documentary, Dance with the devil, released earlier this year (their eponymous album was released in April).

The four-part series explores what led to Lovato’s 2018 overdose and reveals how they survived death minutes after their personal assistant called 911.

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Emma Bowman

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