According to a recent report by the U.S. Surgeon General, around 21 million Americans have a substance use disorder addiction, yet he does not see this addiction as a moral failing on their part.
What’s your take — Is Stigma the Problem With Addiction?
The new Surgeon General’s report on addictions blamed much of the problem on the stigma of mental illness, which discourages people from seeking treatment or even acknowledging that they have a problem
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