Leah Messer … let’s be honest, the girl used to be an absolute mess.
Like, there was a time she was one of the most troubled Teen Mom stars, and that time wasn’t all that long ago.
As she explained in a recent interview, she had some health problems after giving birth to her youngest daughter, Addie, the one she shares with Jeremy Calvert.
She had a c-section that went wrong somehow, and she was prescribed painkillers, and you probably see where this is going.
Leah developed a bit of an addiction, so much that she sometimes resorted to getting the painkillers from her father instead of from her doctor.
She also developed anxiety about the pain she was feeling, so she was prescribed Valium, which is another addictive drug.
Teen Mom 2 fans will remember those scenes when Leah nodded off mid-conversation — she said that was because of the Valium.
Around this time period, she also lost custody of her older daughters, Gracie and Ali, to their father, Corey Simms.
This was because she was struggling to get them to school on time, but on the show, we saw the girls complain about her not having any food in the house and sending them to school hungry.
Like we said, it was a bad time.
In 2015, she went to rehab to deal with her addiction and anxiety, and she’s really managed to turn things around.
She seems like an entirely different person than she was back then, and it’s been wonderful to see.
That’s kind of why it’s extra upsetting to see her in the middle of a brand new mess.
OK, so last week, Addie was in the hospital, and she was diagnosed with mono.
Leah and Jeremy shared some photos and videos of her in her hospital room, and she was just …read more
Source:: The Hollywood Gossip