C. Everett Koop

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Charles Everett Koop M.D. (October 14, 1916February 25, 2013) was an American physician. He served as the Surgeon General of the United States from 1982 to 1989, under Ronald Reagan's presidency.


  • You can’t talk of the dangers of snake poisoning and not mention snakes.
    • On the need to discuss sexual conduct as part of AIDS education in schools, 1986.
  • Drugs don't work in patients who don't take them.

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