Once she turned 30, the actress stated her addiction took a toll on her body.
Hayden Panettiere is open about the health consequences of her addiction.
The former Nashville singer, 33, appeared on the April cover of Women’s Health and discussed how her physical health suffered due to resorting to alcohol to deal with her anxieties while on leave from the entertainment industry.
“I fought with sleep deprivation,” Panettiere told the January publication. “Sleep is quite important. It impacts your motor skills, thinking ability, and overall wellness.”