Discount drug stores bowel health success

August 2013
Australian Journal of Pharmacy;Aug2013, Vol. 94 Issue 1119, p6
The article reports on the success of Discount Drug Stores' bowel health awareness clinic that was launched in Australia in June 2013.


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