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Walgreens and PeopleForBikes Kick Off “Ride On For Red Nose Day” Cycling Challenge Across America

Pro-level cyclists, individuals and groups will be pedaling across the country throughout May in Ride On For Red Nose Day events, raising funds to help end child poverty. 
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Walgreens Medication Disposal Program Collects 72 Tons of Unused Medications in First Year; Opioid Antidote Medication Naloxone Available without Prescription at Walgreens in 44 States

Walgreens today announced its safe medication disposal program has collected and safely disposed of 72 tons of medications since the launch of the program in 2016. 
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Walgreens and the American Society of Transplantation Collaborate to Help Improve Medication Adherence for Organ Transplant Recipients

DEERFIELD, Ill. and MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. – April 24, 2017 – Walgreens and the American Society of Transplantation (AST) today announced a collaboration focused on establishing future initiatives to help improve medication adherence for organ transplant recipients. The topic of adherence and taking medications as prescribed is especially critical in transplantation, as recipients must take lifelong immunosuppressive medications to prevent possible organ rejection. 
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