Water Concerns

Many may think the unused prescription medications flushed away in Virginia and around the country are gone forever, but millions of people are consuming a cocktail of drugs unknowingly because treatment plants are not able to remove many of the toxins from the water.  But as Virginia Public Radio’s Tommie McNeil reports, the state Attorney General is teaming up with others to not only educate the public about proper medication disposal … but also to address the growing problem of prescription drug abuse among teenagers.