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South Africans Skip Lines, Get Medicine From Vending Machines
By Thuso KhumaloJohannesburg — An innovative system to dispense medicine to patients with chronic illnesses is taking off in South Africa. The award-winning “Pelebox,” created by South African engineer Neo Hutiri, is a computer-controlled vending machine stocked with prescription drugs, which patients access using a personal code. The Pelebox has been hailed as a life...