Surgeon General Issues Advisory on Social Connection
An advisory from U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy explores the destructive impact the epidemic of loneliness and social isolation has had on the nation's collective health and the healing power of social connection and relationships. The advisory lays out lays out a National Strategy to Advance Social Connection, comprised of six pillars detailing recommendations that individuals, governments, workplaces, health systems, and community organizations can take to increase connection in their lives, communities, and across the country. Learn more about the Surgeon General’s priorities here.