Friday, 20 October, 2017

Officials believe Carrie Fisher died from sleep apnea

Elaine Woods | 17 June, 2017, 11:26

According to AP, the Los Angeles County coroner's office ruled atherosclerotic heart disease and sleep apnea to have contributed to Carrie's untimely passing previous year.

"The manner of death has been ruled undetermined", said the release.

Some of the potential factors listed include fatty tissue buildup on Fisher's arteries and signs that suggest she had taken multiple drugs before her death.

Fisher was 60 when she went into cardiac arrest on December 23 aboard a flight from London to Los Angeles.

Fisher, 60, was taken ill on a flight to Los Angeles from London, where she was filming for British sitcom Catastrophe, in December.

The actress's mother Debbie Reynolds, who won moviegoers' hearts as a star of "Singin' in the Rain", died the day after Fisher. Her brother Todd gave out a statement where he said, "We're not enlightened". "There's nothing about this that's enlightening", he told the AP.

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He told Associated Press: "I would tell you, from my perspective, that there's certainly no news that Carrie did drugs". On Friday, Carrie's daughter #Billie Lourd released a statement to People magazine revealing that her mother battled drug addiction and mental illness for decades.

Fisher had a history of drug addiction and a heart condition. She said she smoked pot at age 13, used LSD by 21 and was diagnosed with bipolar disorder at 24.

'If you want to know what killed her, it's all of it, ' he said.

They, however, said investigators were not able to determine an exact cause. Let's celebrate not doing them by doing them.' I got into trouble each time. Can you really blame them?' he said.

Her other film roles include "Shampoo", "The Blues Brothers" and "When Harry Met Sally".

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