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The Royal Treatment: Penn Vet-Philadelphia Zoo Collaboration Restores Condor's Sight
Offbeat  (tags: animals, technology, interesting, birds, medicine )

Anne
- 77 days ago - vet.upenn.edu
Princess, a 60+ year old Andean Condor, had surgery to restore her vision. Veterinary ophthalmologists devised a plan to remove cataracts from Princess' eyes and she is doing well! I'm not promoting zoos, but found this interesting.
France Drug Test: Man Left Brain-Dead After Clinical Trial Dies
Offbeat  (tags: culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, media, news, politics, rights, safety, sadness, AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, death, drugs, ethics, health, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, news, research, risks, safety, science, society, treatment, study )

Wendy
- 108 days ago - msn.com
A shocking case of misinformation, to frighten people off using cannabis as a pain killer,in my opinion -&- why no public retraction? . The drug that was being trialled is not known, despite reports it was a new cannabinoid-based painkiller.- read on ..
Deadly Dog Flu Has Now Reached 13 States
Offbeat  (tags: animalwelfare, dogs, endangered, protection, pets, suffering, sadness, healthcare, illness, prevention, protection, treatment, safety, medicine, health, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, family, warning )

Kelly
- 346 days ago - dogingtonpost.com
The sometimes deadly dog flu, canine influenza A H3N2, a type of bird flu that adapted with the ability to infect dogs first appeared in parts of Asia in 2007.
Use of Antibiotics in Cattle Feed Leads to Airborne Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria âEUR" Study
Offbeat  (tags: Tags Agriculture, Biology, Medicine, Physics, USA )

Ray
- 401 days ago - rt.com
DNA from antibiotic-resistant bacteria is spreading from cattle feedlots across the US through the air, a new study has found. The report indicates that so-called superbugs threatening humans could be traced to the use of antibiotics in cattle feed.
$214bn Medicare Reform Bill Passed By House
Offbeat  (tags: Tags Children, Health, Law, Medicine, USA )

Ray
- 402 days ago - rt.com
in an unusual bipartisan effort, House lawmakers approved a bill that makes sweeping changes to the Medicare program and extends a childrenâEUR(TM)s health insurance program. Eyes are on the Senate to see whether it approves the bill before recess on Friday.
EuropeâEUR(TM)s First âEUR~Dead' Heart Transplanted in UK
Offbeat  (tags: Health, Medicine, Science, UK )

Ray
- 402 days ago - rt.com
The first âEUR~dead' heart transplant in Europe has been carried out in the UK. The procedure involves taking a heart that had not been beating for some time, and making it work inside the body of a living recipient.
âEUR<Stoned Rabbits a Concern for DEA as Utah Debates Medical Marijuana Bill
Offbeat  (tags: animals, medicine, politics, drugs, health, USA )

Ray
- 429 days ago - rt.com
Utah is considering a bill that could make it the 24th state, along with Washington,
Doctors Store 1,600 Digital Hearts for Big Data Study
Offbeat  (tags: science, scientists, I research, investigation, health, medicine, study )

Ray
- 444 days ago - m.bbc.co.uk
Doctors in London have stored 1,600 beating human hearts in digital form on a computer.
What Reputable Rescues Do and Don't Do
Offbeat  (tags: business, money, abuse, americans, dishonesty, cover-up, corruption, farming, lies, law, disease, illness, prevention, protection, treatment, safety, medicine, healthcare, health, environment, diet, nutrition, food, exercise, drugs, death, activists, sadn )

Kelly
- 469 days ago - ddbrescue.org
Reputable rescue groups all have similar goals, which is to not only save dogs, but to find them the perfect forever home for them. They also educate the public on their specific breed or breeds, what the positives and negatives are,
The Online Pet Guide
Offbeat  (tags: pets, protection, animalwelfare, animals, health, healthcare, disease, diet, food, medicine, nutrition, prevention, protection, treatment, safety, science, Body-Mind-Spirit, exercise, illness, interesting, news, safety )

Kelly
- 471 days ago - theonlinepetguide.net
We are an online pet resource guide and directory providing listings for local pet parks, pet events, and pet businesses in your community. This pet website is continuously growing,
A MUST READ**A Plea To The Rescue Community By Whitney Horne
Offbeat  (tags: protection, animalwelfare, animals, pets, rescued, healthcare, food, prevention, safety, medicine, treatment, health, CoolStuff )

Kelly
- 480 days ago - facebook.com
There is a lot of excellent information in this article. Please share with your friends, thanx.
&#8203;£50m Cut From Child Mental Health Services Since 2010, Govt Admits
Offbeat  (tags: Health, Law, Mass media, Medicine, Politics, Protest, Social networks, UK )

Ray
- 481 days ago - rt.com
The UK's National Health Service (NHS) has been criticized after it was revealed £50 million was cut from the children's mental health budget - more than 6 percent in real terms - since 2010 when the Conservative-led coalition came to power.
The Hidden History of Greco-Roman Vegetarianism
Offbeat  (tags: healthcare, illness, interesting, protection, prevention, nutrition, treatment, medicine, food, family, organic, CoolStuff, off-beat )

Kelly
- 482 days ago - apps.facebook.com
his week, Advocacy for Animals introduces a new author to our audience. Nathan Morgan, a 2010 graduate of Montana State University Billings, gave a paper on the topic of vegetarianism in the classical world at a recent animal welfare conference
A MUST READ**A Plea To The Rescue Community By Whitney Horne
Offbeat  (tags: animalwelfare, animalcruelty, abused, animals, protection, rescued, sadness, suffering, killed, cruelty, dogs, endangered, animaladvocates, animalrights, investigation, pets, healthcare, disease, prevention, safety, medicine, treatment, risks, americans )

Kelly
- 483 days ago - facebook.com
A MUST READ IF YOU OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW IS IN RESCUE. In the past few years, I've noticed a major change in rescue with the increase of the popularity of social media. Cross posting and transporting have become rampant with rescues getting flooded
Texas Lab Faces Fines, Closure After 13 Monkeys Die From Overheating
Offbeat  (tags: Animals, Medicine, SciTech, USA )

Ray
- 498 days ago - rt.com
Thirteen dead monkeys at a Texas lab have led to the filing of a complaint with federal regulators and the opening of a probe that could end with the research facility facing hefty fines or more.
 

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