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Surgeon General Officially Annouces Upcoming Report on Addiction

Notice To Announce Commission of a Surgeon General’s Report on Substance Use, Addiction, and Health

80 FR 81836 – A Notice by the Health and Human Services Department published on 12/31/2015 On behalf of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration and the Office of the Surgeon General announce the commission of the first-ever Surgeon General’s Report presenting the state of the science on substance use, addiction, and health. The report will examine the health effects of drug and alcohol misuse from the perspectives of prevention, treatment, recovery, neurobiology, and delivery of care