Demi Lovato releases statement following overdose: "I will keep fighting"

Demi Lovato has finally broken her silence a week and a half since she was hospitalised for an alleged Heroin overdose.

Taking to Instagram, Demi said she's always been transparent about her addiction.

She also thanked her fans: "To my fans, I am forever grateful for all of your love and support throughout this past week and beyond".

Demi goes on to ask for time to heal and recover, finishing with the line "I will keep fighting ❤️"