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COVID and Substance Use Disorders

The CDC has listed substance use disorders, schizophrenia spectrum disorders, and mood disorders, including depression as underlying medical conditions associated with higher risk for severe COVID-19.

Individuals with comorbidities are encouraged to be vaccinated against COVID-19, including a booster.

Detailed information is available on CDC’s Underlying Medical Conditions Associated with Higher Risk for Severe COVID-19: Information for Healthcare Providers webpage, updated October 14, 2021.