US Surgeon General Vivek Murthy

The US surgeon general just issued a landmark report calling addiction what it is — a brain disease

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Surgeon General’s Report on Addiction Nearly 21 million Americans were directly affected by drug or alcohol addiction last year — roughly the same number of Americans who have diabetes — according to a new report from US Surgeon General Vivek Murthy on addiction. But just one in every 10 of those people got treatment. “We […]