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‘It’s catastrophic’: Chicago-area patients
struggle to get medications as pharmacies
close amid George Floyd unrest

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Posted By: AltaD, 6/4/2020 11:18:01 AM

Many Chicagoans are scrambling to get essential medications because of pharmacy closures amid unrest over the death of George Floyd, and the problem is particularly acute on the city’s South Side. At least 60 Chicago-area pharmacies have been damaged or closed in recent days, according to one estimate from the Illinois Pharmacists Association. CVS Health said at least 42 of its Chicago-area stores were closed in recent days, though that number was down to 30 by Wednesday.(Snip)People with prescriptions at big pharmacies, such as Walgreens and CVS, can often pick them up at other stores in the same chain, but limited transportation options may make getting to another store difficult.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: bad-hair 6/4/2020 11:28:10 AM (No. 432134)
Burn the place down while Lori Lightweight fiddles. You can order your meds online if Amazon will get within 30 miles of you. If you're legitimately protesting and you see somebody looting, tackle them and call a cop. Otherwise stifle and go get your meds out of town somewhere.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: DaBigGuy 6/4/2020 11:39:50 AM (No. 432166)
Your lives don't matter to the craven thugs destroying your city.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: DVC 6/4/2020 11:47:59 AM (No. 432180)
Thank you mayor.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: NYbob 6/4/2020 11:50:43 AM (No. 432191)
Well we have been trying to tell you to vote and to never ever vote for a rat or a RINO. I realize in Chicago that is difficult, but ultimately that is the only way to normal, or moving. It would be helpful if the RNC would at least attempt to run a real American candidate in these 'hopeless' areas. They might be shocked at their success, but reforming the RNC is also a problem.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: MindMadeUp 6/4/2020 11:52:18 AM (No. 432197)
Now, watch the Mayor get re-elected. Chicago is a cesspool of Democrat corruption.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: stablemoney 6/4/2020 11:59:15 AM (No. 432220)
Chicago has always been run by an alliance of Democrats and the mob. Things should be perfect in that city. How can there be any problems there with the Democrats running everything for over a century? Chicago is a Democrat paradise. The city of love.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Philipsonh 6/4/2020 12:05:17 PM (No. 432238)
Just a single example: Patients that cannot get their blood pressure meds can easily have strokes. Which rioter goes to jail for that ? None, because after being arrested, they are back on the street in no-time flat.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: RedWhite&Blue2 6/4/2020 1:20:24 PM (No. 432350)
Unrest? Rioting looting and killing? You call that “unrest”?
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Reply 9 - Posted by: dwa 6/4/2020 5:48:23 PM (No. 432594)
I have little sympathy. As they say, votes have consequences and all those liberals voted for Lightfoot and now they are paying the consequences of a not leader who locked them down hard during the virus and now not protecting them during the riots. No sympathy.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: XCenturion 6/4/2020 6:27:19 PM (No. 432659)
If your mayor isn't getting her hair cut, she might listen to your complaints if you give her office a call. I really have zero sympathy for the people of Chicago.
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