Drugstore.com is one of many mail order pharmacies that can save time and energy – and simplify our lives.

Simplicity is not a word generally used to describe life in a wheelchair — or my career in technology — yet I find myself continually striving to simplify my life. My latest attempt is signing up for mail-order medications.

I tried Walgreens mail order a few months back and was completely frustrated. Despite the mail order business and pharmacy being part of the same company, the departments seemed to have little access to each others’ records, couldn’t figure out billing and just didn’t send my medications a few times. So I gave up and resumed my monthly trek to the pharmacy.

Later, returning to my quest for simplicity, I fired up the laptop one Saturday morning and typed “online drug store” into Google, hoping to fi