Prescription bottles sit on the shelf at U-Save It pharmacy in Albany. Prescription costs have risen by an average of 11 per cent per year from 1996 to 2008.
Medical instruments at the South Albany Medical Center in Albany. Patients who go here to get their medical care are eligible for a discount card for their prescriptions.
An old apothecary at the U-Save It pharmacy in Albany. U-Save It is one of the pharmacies that takes the discount prescription cards.
The eye chart at the South Albany Medical Center in Albany. Clinics like this one can offer most services in one location.
Pharmacist Kemberley Floyd checks on a prescription for a customer.
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