LeAnn Rimes Checks Into Rehab

The country star is seeking help for "anxiety and stress."
3:00 | 08/31/12

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Our summer concert series rolling on in central park. LeANN RIMES FAMOUSLY SANG "LIFE Goes on." And she has checked into a facility to seek help for, quote, anxiety and stress, end quote. And paula faris has the latest on a singer who has seen her fair share of personal drama play out in the tabloids. ♪ Reporter: She burst on to the country music scene when she was just a teenager. Recording hit after hit. ♪ Life goes on ♪ Reporter: But now, leann rimes is taking a break. Announcing she has voluntarily checked herself into a 30-day program to help deal with anxiety and stress. She tells "people" magazine, all the things in my life will be there when I get out. But you know what? I'm hoping they're not going to affect me as much. On tuesday, a beaming rimes, stepped out with hubby eddie cibrian, for her birthday. The next day, she sought treatment. She thought it was time for her to make some changes. Reporter: For the past few years, rimes has been under constant scrutiny. Her relationship with eddie cibrian began when the two were married to other people. Cibrian, married to reality star, brandi glanville. Rimes, was called a homewrecker, as she told robin roberts in 2010. So many things happen to people every day. If I take away my album sales, my awards. You have another couple. You have two couples whose marriages didn't work, who stumbled upon each other and fell in love. Never, ever, was I thinking of hurting someone. ♪ How do I breathe without you ♪ Reporter: She's also been criticized for being too thin. Called anorexic, after she tweeted this picture of herself on her honeymoon. She is being bullied for her body. So, it's really a lot for her. Reporter: For "good morning america," paula faris, abc news, new york.

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