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Demi Lovato Discusses Her Recovery—And Befriending Britney

It's been a long road to recovery for 19-year-old Demi Lovato, the former Disney sweetheart who's grappled with self-harm and an eating disorder. Now, after having spent some time in rehab, the pop star spoke to SELF about what she's learned, what it's like judging X Factor alongside pop superstar Britney Spears and how her longtime friendship with Selena Gomez has evolved over the years.

Click here to read the piece, in which Demi answers her fans' Twitter questions.

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