Nevada veterinarians can treat patients with certain cannabis products

Starting in October of this year, veterinarians licensed in Nevada will be able to recommend and administer hemp and cannabidiol products with a tetrahydrocannabinol content of no more than 0.3%…

It’s Simple, Unconditional Love: Watching Health First Facility Service Dog Paco With Patients is Magical

The past few years have been tough and dogs have been a comforting outlet Dianna Green, Director of Clinical Operations at Health First at the Holmes Regional Medical Center, with…

Anchorage veterinarians are inundated with patients, and there are no signs of a slowdown

Archie, a Basset Hound mix, will be joined by Dr. Alison Capitan (left) and veterinary assistant Tamra Yarwood at the College Village Animal Clinic in Anchorage. (Marc Lester / ADN)…

China takes cat lives more seriously than some Western countries treat COVID patients

U.S. national flags, representing the 200,000 people lost in the United States to COVID-19, will be deployed on the National Mall in Washington, DC, United States on September 22, 2020.…

Dogs provide comfort to St. Peter’s patients, staff

HELENA – Some of the newest members of the St. Peter’s Health team are not doctors or nurses. In fact, they are not humans at all – they are two…

Chile ‘therapy’ dogs offer tummy rubs to soothe patients, medics

Pepe, a Chilean “therapist” with long blond fur, and Chimu, his resolute black and white dog companion, stroll through the corridors of a children’s hospital in the capital Santiago, licking…

Developing therapies for cats, dogs & patients

© Easton Chen There are no satisfactory therapies for many debilitating genetic neurological disorders. In the case of rare diseases, due to the small number of patients, even the natural…

Lebanese cancer patients face frantic search for medication

Pharmacy shelves have been empty for months, exacerbated by panic buying and suppliers holding back drugs in hopes of selling them later amid the uncertainty at higher prices. Hospitals are…

Former guide dog to support hospital staff and patients at LGH | The Examiner

News, local news, The Launceston General Hospital Emergency Department announced the appointment of the hospital’s newest advisor, Gilbert, the facility dog. The four-year-old black Labrador’s appointment marked the first time…

96.8 per cent Covid-19 patients under low-risk categories, 265 in critical condition – Health DG

Photo by Health Director Tan Sri Dr. Noor Hisham-Bernama KUALA LUMPUR (July 24): A total of 3.2 percent of the Covid 19 cases reported today are category (CAT) -3, -4…