MEPs must reject limitation on use of animal medicines – IFA

The Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) urges Irish MPs to reject the motion tabled in the European Parliament today (Wednesday 15th September) which would restrict the use of veterinary medicines. Animal…

How harnessing the powers of venom could lead to new medicines

Sam Robinson had his first excruciating brush with the giant stinging tree during a rainforest hike in 2018. He came across Dendrocnide excelsa in Australia’s Main Range National Park, and…

This plant medicine teacher is reclaiming Anishinaabe names for species. Why that could be good for the planet

The current23:26Back to the country: Preserving indigenous languages ​​could be good for the planet, researchers say Joe Pitawanawat walks slowly down a forest path, but his mind is racing as…

Livestock medicine doesn’t work against COVID, doctors warn – AgriNews

JACKSON, miss. (AP) – The Mississippi Department of Health warns people against using veterinary medicine to try to treat COVID-19 after poison control centers received calls about ingestion and illness,…

Medicine Lodge Ceramics Point to Early Crow Inhabitants

SHERIDAN, Wyo – Artifacts found at the Medicine Lodge Archaeological Site this summer are slated for a radiocarbon dating that could tell researchers more about when the Crow or Apsáalooke…

World-first research from the University of Queensland hopes to cure cancer, solve obesity using ‘plant medicine’

Imagine if you could eat potato chips to lose weight or drink a drug-infused tea to treat cancer or relieve chronic pain. Important points: University of Queensland researchers traveled the…

No, taking medicine meant for animals will not prevent Covid-19

Article content How come? It is absolutely overwhelming that there are people in Alberta who would rather be using something that is used as a de-wormer for farm animals than…

FDA-approved gout medicine could also battle COVID-19

Probenecid is already approved by the FDA and has strong antiviral properties against SARS-CoV-2 As COVID-19 cases continue to skyrocket There are few options in the United States and around…

Leave the animal medicine for the animals

I think it was the drug. My first fascination with the vet profession. As a young child accompanying my father to the local veterinary clinic, I was overwhelmed by the…

How “evolutionary medicine” helps create drugs that prevent antibiotic resistance

Although spiders are not many people’s favorite animals, they are very important land carnivores that shape the structure of ecological communities and control the populations of their prey species. Some…