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Where do prescription drugs come from? Good luck answering that question

Westwood resident Steve Simich was taking a generic anti-cholesterol pill. One day he got curious about where it came from. It didn’t say on the label. Simich, 57, asked the pharmacist at his local Rite-Aid. She looked it up and said

5 Things I Learned From a Drug Information Residency

Completing a drug information (DI) residency was a great experience. My residency was a 2-year university based program with a focus on teaching and research. There are currently 13 American Society of Health0System Pharmacists (ASHP)-accredited PGY2 DI residencies, with various practice

Authorities accepting unwanted medication on national drug collection day

Officers and firefighters from the Williamsburg Police and Fire Departments will join the Williamsburg-James City County Sheriff’s Department in collecting old prescription and over-the-counter medication from city residents who no longer need them on Saturday, April 28. Officials will be at