Demi Lovato Hospitalized for Suspected Heroin Overdose

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Demi Lovato is in need of your prayers right now.

According to TMZ and other typically-reliable outlets, the beloved singer was rushed to a hospital around noon on Tuesday, July 24.

It is believed she suffered a heroin overdose.

With details still coming in, we've recapped what we know so far, along with Lovato's unfortunate history of drug use below.

Hang in there, Demi...

1. What Do We Know?

What Do We Know?
Insiders have told TMZ that Lovato was transported to a local hospital early Tuesday afternoon. She was taken there from her home in Hollywood Hills after she was found unconscious.

2. What is Her Status?

What is Her Status?
We wish we knew. The artist is being treated by doctors as we write this, but her condition is unknown right now. (UPDATE: Demi's aunt, Kerissa Dunn, posted on social media that Demi is "awake and responsive.")

3. The Official Word

The Official Word
"LAPD and LAFD responded to a medical emergency at the 8000 block of Laurel View Dr. at 11:40 a.m." the Los Angeles Police Department has told People Magazine.

4. Furthermore...

Furthermore...
A representative for the Los Angeles Fire Department also told this same publication that they "transported a 25-year-old female patient to a local hospital." These departments, of course, cannot release the patient's name.

5. How Serious Was the Overdose?

How Serious Was the Overdose?
VERY, it sounds like. Law enforcement sources tell TMZthat Demi was treated with Narcan - an emergency treatment for narcotic overdoses - at her house, which is where the incident took place.

6. To the Rescue?

To the Rescue?
This is what a source told Us Weekly about the situation: "One of her friends had Narcan on hand in case something like this happened. Her friends knew this was coming because she’s been using so much again. They were up all night partying the night before at her house. Luckily, the Narcan worked and she will recover."

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