Posts tagged "human health"

Pet Health Meets Human Health: Zoobiquity Conference

Pet Health Meets Human Health: Zoobiquity Conference
NEW YORK CITY — It’s been called “one health” or comparative medicine, and now “zoobiquity” is the in-vogue term used to describe the intersection where human and animal medicine meet. Here’s an example: Lyme disease affects dogs and people, but inexplicably, Lyme doesn’t cause illness in cats. Studying the parallels of Lyme in dogs and... Read more »

One Health: People and Pets, Integrative Medicine

One Health: People and Pets, Integrative Medicine
LISTEN NOW The One Health Commission is an initiative of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the American Medical Association – the goal is to understand the many links between human and animal health, to recognize and prevent emerging diseases and support and better understand the human/animal bond. LISTEN HERE to this very special Petcast,... Read more »

Beware of Wet Dog Kiss, Or Not

Beware of Wet Dog Kiss, Or Not
About that wet dog kiss – according to a new study, don’t indulge. Apparently, when you receive a big lick from your dog, canine bacteria might not be as benign as previously suggested. This new information is from a report in the Archives or Oral Biology. Now it’s true that puppy breath is daisy fresh,... Read more »
Advertisement:
  • ChicagoNow is full of win

    Welcome to ChicagoNow.

    Meet our bloggers,
    post comments, or
    pitch your blog idea.

  • Advertisement:
  • Meet The Blogger

    Steve Dale

    Dog/Cat Behavior Consultant; pet advocate; broadcaster, journalist

  • Facebook

  • Twitter

  • @Stevedalepets

  • Latest on ChicagoNow

  • Advertisement:
  • Fresh Chicago News