By Lee Hernandez | 11/19/2010 - 17:11
Demi Lovato wants to help her family carve the turkey this Thanksgiving.
The 18-year-old Disney star, who checked into the Illinois rehab center, Timberline Knolls a few weeks ago for “emotional and physical issues,” is hoping to leave rehab early to be with her family before the holidays.
By Lee Hernandez | 11/13/2010 - 13:00
Disney isn’t shutting down production on Demi Lovato’s star vehicle Sonny With a Chance while the 18-year-old star is in rehab being treated for “physical and emotional issues.”
By Lee Hernandez | 11/10/2010 - 17:00
— Two weeks after Demi Lovato checked into rehab for “emotional and physical issues,” a source tells People that the Disney star is determined to get back on her feet. “Demi knows she needs the help and knows that she is where she needs to be right now. She recognizes that she has a difficult road ahead. Demi is committed to her treatment."
By Lee Hernandez | 11/09/2010 - 18:32
The people have spoken, and it's good news! The 2011 People's Choice Awards were announced today and a ton of our Latino celebs were among those nominated.
By Lee Hernandez | 11/08/2010 - 12:30
Last week, after the news broke that Disney star Demi Lovato checked herself into an in-patient rehab facility for emotional and physical issues, the star’s father, Patrick Lovato told Radaronline that the pressures of Hollywood led to Demi’s breakdown: “There are a lot of pressures.
By Mariela Rosario | 11/08/2010 - 12:28
Demi Lovato should be comforted by the fact that she is not the only teenage Latina to struggle with emotional issues. Unfortunately, as we reported in Sound the Alarm, written by Christina Hernandez for the March 2010 issue, suicide is an increasingly alarming trend among young Latinas.
One in seven Latina teenagers will attempt suicide. More Latina high school students will attempt suicide than black non-Hispanic (9.9 percent) and white non-Hispanic (7.7 percent) teen girls, reports the CDC.
By Mariela Rosario | 11/04/2010 - 13:53
—Kat Von D begrudgingly allowed TLC to use footage of the tattooed temptress and her on-again off-again boyfriend Jesse James in the season finale of her hit show LA Ink.
By Lee Hernandez | 11/03/2010 - 19:06
Camp Rock star Demi Lovato, 18, has decided to leave the Jonas Brothers World Tour to enter "medical treatment for emotional and physical issues she has dealt with for some time," according to her rep.
"Demi has decided to take personal responsibility for her actions and seek help. She is doing just that. She regrets not being able to finish her tour, but is looking forward to getting back to work in the near future."