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Heather Locklear the message about addiction, recovery in the midst of personal struggles

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Actress Heather Locklear recent series of disturbing messages about her health and the recent arrests in stark contrast with the reputation of a TV icon, she kept in the 90s. Questions many of her fans to wonder what exactly happened in the course of the years lead her to this situation?

Heather Locklear on Wednesday posted a message about addiction and recovery during the mourning for the death of a friend in the middle of her own personal struggle of the past year.

The 56-year-old actress posted a tribute on Instagram to her friend Josh, who died after battling addiction.

“Addiction is fierce and will try to take you down. Recovery is the best revenge. Be nice to everyone you meet, your light just might change their path. Rest in peace beautiful Josh. You touched my heart,” Locklear wrote.

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A post shared by Heather Locklear (@heatherlocklear) on Sep 19, 2018 at 11:47am PDT

The message comes amid Locklear own personal struggle. The troubled actress was arrested in February after an alleged confrontation with her boyfriend, Chris Heisser. Locklear then allegedly attacked officers responding to the incident, the officials said at the time.

HOW HEATHER LOCKLEAR WENT FROM TV’S HOTTEST ACTRESS TO WRESTLING STAR

Locklear eventually end up back in handcuffs again in June, when police responded to her home after receiving a disturbance call. The police said that the officials of the actress “heavily intoxicated” and “fighting with other subjects in the house.”

The “Melrose Place” star was arrested after she allegedly kicked police and emergency personnel, while she was taken into custody.

Just a few hours after posting bail, Locklear was admitted to the hospital for a suspected overdose. Locklear was there after the incident and reportedly checked into a rehab for alcohol and mental health.

It was the second time in three months she was entering rehab. It is unclear whether she is still in rehab.

Locklear back to social media in August after a four months break. She has since shared several photos and videos of her Maltese dog, Sir.

Katherine Lam is a breaking and trending news digital producer for Fox News. Follow her on Twitter via @bykatherinelam

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