Amber Portwood’s Troubled Boyfriend Tells All On His Battle With Alcohol & Depression

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Sep. 7 2017, Updated 7:59 p.m. ET

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More secrets continue to emerge from Amber Portwood’s new boyfriend’s shady past! After discovered that Andrew Glennon has had not one but two requests for restraining orders filed against him, Andrew, 33, is now confessing that isn’t the only skeleton in his closet. In an exclusive interview with Radar, Andrew admitted to struggling with both alcohol and depression!

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“I have been through so much pain in my life,” Andrew told Radar. “My father was diagnosed with prostate cancer while my mother was fighting breast cancer. I prepped myself to potentially lose both of my parents.”

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Luckily, Andrew’s mother survived, but unfortunately, his father did not, sending Andrew into a “tailspin.”

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“Depression, drinking and throwing my heart through any open door,” he confessed. “It nearly cost my life.”

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Ever since his restraining order scandal was revealed, Andrew has been candidly honest about his past. “I am willing to share every experience I’ve had, good and bad, because I am not the only one with a past,” he said. “I would have addressed this openly on camera had I been given the opportunity.”

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But it might be too little too late for Amber! “She is still processing. Right now everything is up in the air,” Andrew admitted.

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Do you think Amber can forgive Andrew’s past mistakes? Let us know in the comments below!


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