“I have voluntarily taken steps to get control of a prescription medication problem I had due to exhaustion,” he said in the statement. “I have spent the past several weeks getting treatment for this problem and recuperating from my work and appearance schedule. I appreciate my fans support and love you guys.”
TMZ is reporting that The Sitch went through alcohol detox prior to checking into the Cirque Lodge in Utah, and blamed his demanding schedule filled with club appearances as the main reason for his substance abuse probs.
So what does this mean for next season’s Jersey Shore? As of right now, Mike is still planning on appearing on season 6 this summer!