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Therapy Animals Can Reduce Stress, Pain, Grief, Fear And Loneliness
Animals  (tags: therapy animals, animals, cats, dogs, humans, pets, disability, nursing home, seniors )

- 3557 days ago -
In fact, therapy animals have been known to lower blood pressure, increase physical motivation, encourage speech and increase a person's will to live.
Fingernails Tell About Body Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: fingernails, Dermatologists, disease, health, humans, illness, interesting, prevention, study, warning )

- 3570 days ago -
Many dermatologists claim that the appearance of the fingernails and toenails can put forward an underlying systemic disease.
Hawaii Animal Cruelty Law Now Protects Horses
Animals  (tags: horses, Hawaii, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animals, cats, dogs, cruelty, law, pets, protection )

- 3669 days ago -
Gov. Linda Lingle signed the measure into law last week, shielding horses from abuse along with previously protected animals like dogs, cats, domesticated rabbits, guinea pigs, domesticated pigs and caged birds.
For Treating Blindness, Scientists Look to Algae
Health & Wellness  (tags: blindness, blind, vision, eyesight, health, healthcare, interesting, news, research, study, treatment, algae )

- 3679 days ago -
Cloning the green goo's factories for producing light-sensitive proteins could lead to more effective treatments for certain types of blindness
New Artificial Cornea Could Restore Vision For Millions Worldwide
Health & Wellness  (tags: vision, blind, blindness, disabled, artificial cornea, research, study, medicine, health, healthcare, interesting )

- 3682 days ago -
An improved artificial cornea, which could restore the vision of more than 10 million people worldwide who are blind due to diseased corneas, finally is moving toward reality, scientists in California conclude in a new analysis of research on the topic.
Clampdown on Disability Bullying
Society & Culture  (tags: disability, school, disabilities, disabled, children, child, society, special needs, bullying, education, prevention, interesting )

- 3688 days ago -
Schools in England are being advised on how to stop the bullying of children with special needs or disabilities.
Conservation Group: Border Wall Threatens Jaguars
Animals  (tags: Jaguars, wildlife, wildanimals, animals, Arizona, Mexico, border, survival, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, protection, endangered )

- 3702 days ago -
A conservation group is suing the Bush administration over construction of a wall along the Arizona-Mexico border, saying it jeopardizes the survival of jaguars in the region.
Campaign to Stop Greenland Seabird Slaughter
Animals  (tags: seabirds, slaughter, Greenland, killing, hunting, wildlife, protection, conservation )

- 3702 days ago -
Conservations groups have launched a campaign to end the annual slaughter of seabirds on Greenland.
David Goldstein Exposes Puppy Mills - With VIDEO
Animals  (tags: puppy mills, animals, pets, dogs, abuse, AnimalCruelty, cruelty, investigation, suffering, Palmdale, World Kennel USA )

- 3702 days ago -
Unfortunately, some breeders that claim to be responsible, when they are little more than puppy mills. David Goldstein goes undercover to investigate one such "breeder" near Palmdale.
First Wind Turbine Base Leaves Ostend
Green Lifestyle  (tags: wind energy, Belgium, Europe, wind turbine, North Sea, energy, environment, interesting, technology )

- 3703 days ago -
C-Power is the company behind the multi-mullion-euro project to provide enough wind energy to supply 600,000 homes.
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