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More supermarkets are signing up for in-store clinics: Bi-Lo, Greenville, S.C.; Hy-Vee, West Des Moines, Iowa; Publix Super Markets, Lakeland, Fla.; and Bashas' Supermarkets, Phoenix, say they will add operations to at least a few of their stores in 2006, joining other chains such as Kroger, Cincinnati, and H.E. Butt Grocery, San Antonio, already in the market.While these medical centers can fit neatly

More supermarkets are signing up for in-store clinics: Bi-Lo, Greenville, S.C.; Hy-Vee, West Des Moines, Iowa; Publix Super Markets, Lakeland, Fla.; and Bashas' Supermarkets, Phoenix, say they will add operations to at least a few of their stores in 2006, joining other chains such as Kroger, Cincinnati, and H.E. Butt Grocery, San Antonio, already in the market.

While these medical centers can fit neatly into supermarkets' whole-health initiatives, industry experts note that many aren'

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