Facing Addiction in America. The Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs and Health
The first-ever Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health takes a comprehensive look at the problem of addiction and summarizes what we know about substance misuse, highlighting what works in prevention, treatment, and recovery.
The landmark report on the topic by the Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy also endorses harm reduction, referring to syringe access programs as a “important strategy to reduce risks while still using.”
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