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A medication (also referred to as medicine, pharmaceutical drug, or simply drug) is a drug used to diagnose, cure, treat, or prevent disease. Drug therapy (pharmacotherapy) is an important part of the medical field and relies on the science of pharmacology for continual advancement and on pharmacy for appropriate management.

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"The Cradle to Grave exhibit explores the approach to health in Britain today. The piece incorporates a lifetime supply of prescribed drugs knitted into two lengths of fabric, illustrating the medical stories of one woman and one man. Each length contains over 14,000 drugs, the estimated average prescribed to every person in Britain in their lifetime." Via Knithacker

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We absolutely believe that every patient should have a primary care physician.SOURCE: THE BUSINESS INSIDER 2013-07-11 15:48:00

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You said that your patients were the only thing that mattered. Sadly, that is untrue. You took nearly £70,000 and drugs for your own benefit - that was money that was not available to help patients..SOURCE: SUTTON GUARDIAN 2013-07-12 12:02:00

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