One Health Headlines: Friday, January 27, 2012

This week’s One Health roundup has updates on H1N1 avian influenza research, new information on how prion diseases spread between species, a look at the health benefits of pets, and much more.

Thanks for reading, and have a happy and healthy weekend!


Bird Flu Studies Temporarily Paused, Journals Announce

PBS NewsHour

Bird-Flu Virus Engineered in Wisconsin Lab Isn’t Fatal, Scientist Says
Bloomberg News

Pandemic 2009 H1N1 virus gives wings to avian flu
Nature

Brain Diseases May Spread from Animals to Humans More Easily than Thought
MyHealthNewsDaily

Shedding Light on Animal Hoarding
San Francisco Chronicle

Study finds the love of a dog or cat helps women cope with HIV/AIDS
Medical Xpress

How dogs spread happiness
USA Today

The heated battle for, and against, unpasteurized milk
Seattle Times

E. coli found in raw milk dairy’s calf area
CBS News

Coral reefs and fish depend on each other
United Press International

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