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November 16, 2011

 

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Flash!

Are you familiar with the study done by Wolfgang Miltner at Friedrich Schiller University in Germany?

November 10, 2010

 

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“No Duh” Science Moment: Pets are Good for Us!

Scientific studies tell us what common sense already has: our pets can actually improve our health and state of mind.

October 19, 2010

 

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Pessimistic Pups: Why Your Dog May See The Dish As Half Empty

Dogs can be worried and pessimistic just like people, researchers report.

July 16, 2010

 

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Improved Radiotherapy Zeros In On ‘Cold Spots’

Scientists hope a new cancer fighting method will reduce side effects of radiotherapy.

November 29, 2007

 

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Turtles: Cute but Contaminated

Did you have a pet as a child? Maybe a dog, cat or a turtle? Turtles actually carry salmonella, a bacterium that can cause poisoning.

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