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Prescription drug abuse is on the rise. Can these San Diego Realtors help?
San Diego Union-Tribune

Vern Lovett is not a doctor — but he is licensed to sell homes. And that means the San Diego real estate professional could have more luck than a licensed physician convincing his neighbors to get rid of potentially deadly prescription drugs in their homes.

Saturday morning, Lovett put on his walking shoes, recruited his nephew for backup and took to the streets of his Mira Mesa community to knock on doors. His mission: To spread the message that medications no longer in use can easily end up in the wrong hands — and kill.