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The Situation 'blessed' to beat addiction

The Situation 'blessed' to beat addiction

Dec 19 2012, 12:28am CST | by

Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino feels "blessed" that he managed to beat his addiction. The 'Jersey Shore' star checked into rehab earlier this year after getting addicted to painkillers following a...

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The Situation 'blessed' to beat addiction

Dec 19 2012, 12:28am CST | by

Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino feels "blessed" that he managed to beat his addiction.

The 'Jersey Shore' star checked into rehab earlier this year after getting addicted to painkillers following a neck injury he suffered while competing on 'Dancing with the Stars' and Mike admitted it was a tough time for him but he is grateful to have come through it relatively unscathed.

He said: "I took a lot of things for granted and I was very blessed. I wasn't making the right decisions and before it got too worse or before I started to hurt others, maybe continue to hurt myself I was able to turn around and fix myself and make a positive change that was needed."

Mike, 31, recently confessed rehab was the hardest challenge he has ever had to face in his life, and is proud of himself for coming through it.

He said: "I was dependent on prescription pills. I knew I needed help and I went to rehab.

"Rehab is the most unbearable, unpleasant experience you could possibly go through but I am the cleanest and healthiest I have ever been since I was 21 or so."

 
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Oct 24 2014 12:16pm CDT | Source: New Hampshire Public Radio

It’s no secret that substance abuse is a huge and growing problem across the United States. And although New Hampshire is often ranked healthier than other states, substance abuse is one area in which we fare worse. For example, the Granite State is well above average in terms of binge drinking and prescription drug abuse, and below average in prevention and treatment. And now, a new initiative this ...
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Pregnant Kate Middleton Stuns in Knit Dress at Action on Addiction Gala

Oct 23 2014 3:00pm CDT | Source: Just Jared

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (aka Kate Middleton) is stunning in a black dress while attending the Action on Addiction Gala Dinner held at L’Anima on Thursday (October 23) in London, England. During the fundraising event, the 32-year-old pregnant royal met with charity supporters and listened to a speech by Action on Addiction chairman John Lloyd. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Kate Middleton Since Janu ...
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