‘Extremely frustrating’ mail delays for prescriptions hit veterans, rural areas

Veterans are also more likely than most to rely on the Postal Service for pharmaceuticals

Pharmacist Hank Wedemeyer fills prescriptions as generic diabetes medicine awaits distribution at a community health center for low-income patients on December 1, 2009 in Aurora, Colorado. | John Moore/Getty Images
AURORA, CO - DECEMBER 01: Pharmacist Hank Wedemeyer fills prescriptions as generic diabetes medicine awaits distribution at a community health center for low-income patients on December 1, 2009 in Aurora, Colorado. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)