Rivera has, nonetheless, opened up about private and psychological well being struggles she handled over time. In her memoir, Sorry Not Sorry, she revealed she had an abortion in the course of the time she was on Glee and that, as a youngster, she struggled with anorexia.
In August 2016, she informed Folks that it wasn’t till later in life that she realized the severity of the dysfunction.
“I used to be so younger and it simply appeared to be the norm. Everybody was going by means of related stuff,” she informed the outlet. “I had no method of figuring out if I used to be going by means of it worse. I used to be juggling my emotions and it makes me unhappy that there are ladies nonetheless going by means of that 15 years after I went by means of it.”
She additionally informed Folks, “I’ve achieved lots of dwelling” and that she’s “a 79-year-old trapped in a 29-year-old’s physique.”