Archive for June 19, 2015
Online pharmacies have become very popular in recent years, and many people — politicians, pharmacists, and doctors alike — are becoming more and more concerned, and for some very valid reasons. Not only do online pharmacies often operate illegally and without the proper safety regulations, but they also often send out drugs that are ineffective or dangerous for patients.
Online pharmacies seem convenient, for the same reasons that online shopping has become so popular: consumers don’t have to leave their homes to shop, they don’t have to deal with long lines, the medication is delivered straight to their door, and (as with the more questionable and very illegal online pharmacies) customers may not even need a valid prescription to obtain drugs.
Although there’s an aspect of