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Take Time Saturday to Drop Off Unwanted Medicines

The Volusia Sheriff’s Office is collecting your unwanted, unused prescription medication at their five district offices Saturday (Oct. 26) from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  as part of National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.  Sheriff’s Office Will Collect Prescription Drugs at District Offices Vape pens or other e-cigarette devices can also be dropped off – only after the batteries are removed from the devices. If the consumer … Continue reading Take Time Saturday to Drop Off Unwanted Medicines

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National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day addresses a crucial public safety and public health issue. According to the 2017 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 6 million Americans misused controlled prescription drugs. The study shows that a majority of abused prescription drugs were obtained from family and friends, often from the home medicine cabinet. April 27 – Nationwide Too often, unused prescription drugs find their way into … Continue reading National Prescription Drug Take Back Day