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Pleasanton Weekly

- July 26, 2013

America's other drug problem: prescriptions not taken

Resulting medical costs include ER visits and extra tests

America has a serious drug problem, but it's not the one you might be thinking about. The problem is not illegal drugs or drug abuse, but rather an alarming percentage of Americans who do not take their prescriptions as instructed.

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