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Government Task Force Discourages Personal Drug Importation

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Government Task Force Discourages Personal Drug Importation

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Government Task Force Discourages Personal Drug Importation

Government Task Force Discourages Personal Drug Importation

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A government task force is recommending against allowing people to import prescription drugs from other nations. The task force says it would be exceedingly difficult to guarantee that drugs imported from Canada or other nations are equivalent to those bought in the U.S. NPR's Joanne Silberner reports.

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