Warning: The following article may be distressing for some readers.
Earlier this morning, it was reported that singer and actress Demi Lovato was hospitalised for a suspected drug overdose.
Although she is now awake in hospital and with her family, it has sparked a world-wide conversation about drug addiction.
This morning, Hit105's Stav, Abby and Matt discussed how drug addiction can affect friends and family and opened up our phone lines to callers retelling their own stories.
Have a listen to their stories below:
If you are concerned about your own wellbeing, are experiencing alcohol or drug addiction, or are concerned about someone else, contact the Alcohol and Drug Foundation at www.druginfo.adf.org.au.