Monday, October 27, 2008

Keeping our furry companions save on Halloween

Sometimes the temptation to dress up an adorable cat or dog for Halloween is almost irresistible.

However, after reading the piece in this link, you'll want to think twice about how to celebrate Halloween with your pets:

Sunday, October 26, 2008

Owner of Injured Racehorse Does the Right Thing

It's a sadly familiar story. Owner purchases racehorse. Horse does well at the track. While still young, the horse breaks down at the track.

When a horse suffers a catastrophic injury, the owner is usually faced with some terrible choices. Here's the story of one who definitely took the high road:

Friday, October 17, 2008

Childhood Urinary Tract Infections Might Signal More Serious Condition

If you've had your pre-schooler to the doctor several times in the last year with urinary tract infections (UTIs), you're probably both concerned and tired from coping with a cranky child.

Repeat UTIs can be warning signals for a much more serious urinary tract condition that's common in young children. Read about it here:

Monday, October 13, 2008

Sinusitis: What causes it?

Whether you have just a couple of horribly painful episodes a year or seem to always have a clogged head, you've probably wondered what is causing your sinusitis. There are actually two types of this condition, and each has different causes.

Here's the low-down on what's making you miserable: