In the three years since Yolanda Foster was diagnosed with Lyme disease, the reality star has been admirably candid about her struggles with an illness that slowly strips its victims of their ability to carry out the activities of daily life.

Foster has suffered brain damage which has forced to limit her participation in The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, and sources have claimed that the 51-year-old former model will have no involvement in future seasons of the hit Bravo series.

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In the wake of Kim Richards' arrest for causing a drunken scene and kicking a cop at the Beverly Hills Hotel, many have wondered about what may have caused the proudly sober Housewife to fall off the wagon in such disastrous fashion.

Rumors about what drove Richards to drink have ranged from her distress over her ex-husband's medical problems to her anger with Lisa Vanderpump over comments made on the recent Housewives of Beverly Hills reunion show.