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Facing Addiction in America: The Surgeon General's Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and HealthUnited States. Public Health Service. Office of the Surgeon General (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2016-11)All across the United States, individuals, families, communities, and health care systems are struggling to cope with substance use, misuse, and substance use disorders. Substance misuse and substance use disorders have devastating effects, disrupt the future plans of too many young people, and all too often, end lives prematurely and tragically. Substance misuse is a major public health challenge and a priority for our nation to address.