took that philosophy in an interesting direction as a longtime Vancouver pharmacist.
helped some families have children.
As owner of Mike's Eastside Drugs and Healthcare Equipment, he had a compounding pharmacy practice.
Sometimes their doctors would direct them to Graeff's
pharmacy for a special hormone formulation.
"It's a prescription item.
On this hormone, they've been able to go full term and deliver," Graeff
"The unique compounding aspect of the pharmacy allowed them to have children."
And the proud parents often would share that news with Graeff
"They would come in and bring in their babies and show them to us," Graeff
"They liked to thank us for our part in helping them have children.
"It's been a fun, gratifying part of our profession," he