Tagged: human health


How Your Health is Linked to Animal Health

April 4, 2019

Did you know that your health is directly connected to animal health? Consider this sobering reality: two million people die per year from diseases that pass from animals to people. That number would be much higher without an army of people closely monitoring disease and working to keep animals healthy. Learn more in my latest blog.

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I’ll Bet You Didn’t Know

January 30, 2019

Are you a health-conscious consumer? Big on sports drinks and protein shakes? Looking for the next big craze in vitamin-boosting products? You might be surprised to learn about the nutritional power of an all-natural product that has been around for a long time. Learn more in my latest blog.

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Balancing Concerns

October 7, 2016

As a veterinarian, it is my duty to weigh the decision on whether to use antibiotics on the farm in order to balance both public health and animal needs. I took an oath to prevent and treat animal suffering as well as promote public health and protect animal health. It’s a real balancing act some days, but when an animal is sick with a bacterial infection, treating it with antibiotics is the right thing to do.

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