May 23, 2012 03:00 PM by Megan Thompson
It wasn’t a real shocker to learn that one of the stars of the Jersey Shore ended up in rehab. Most people would have probably bet on one of the meatballs going to rehab, but Mike Sorrentino “The Situation” was the one with the serious problem. Keep reading to find out what this MTV star is sharing on his time in rehab.
“We have a situation,” is Mike’s famous line on the Jersey Shore. But Mike was in a serious situation when he found himself addicted to prescription pills. Two months ago when fans learned Mike was in rehab, everyone assumed it was for drinking. Alcohol consumption is definitely a huge part of the Jersey Shore reality show. But Mike was addicted to pills, not alcohol.
The Situation finally broke his silence and had his first interview with MTV about his time and recovery in rehab. Mike couldn’t believe how hard the first days of rehab would be. “It’s not a pleasurable experience at all…In the beginning for sure, when I was in Utah, I’d wake up and be be extremely disappointed with myself,” Mike shared with MTV. Rather than worry about himself, he also was worried how his addictions who effect his family. Mike also shared that at points, his detox felt “impossible,” but each day it got better.
As for where Mike stands right now, he says he is in a good place. “I’m at a good place. But it took a little bit to get there. In the beginning? A lot of rainy days, so to speak,” Sorrentino shared. Mike is also looking to mend his friendship with the one and only, Snooki. I think that may be harder than detox?
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