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Emily Bazar answers your questions about California’s new medical world

How and where to dump your leftover drugs – responsibly

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Ask Emily is a monthly column by Emily Bazar of Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit news service covering health policy issues. She answers consumers’ questions about California’s new medical world. KHN is an editorially independent program of the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation and is not affiliated with Kaiser Permanente.

Questions for Emily: AskEmily@kff.org or 650-234-9271