Tag Archives: Dolphins

One Health Headlines: Friday, July 27, 2012

In this week’s One Health roundup: Diseases you can catch from your pet, what zebrafish can teach us about human development and disease, the role the BP oil spill played in Gulf of Mexico dolphin deaths, how dogs can reduce office stress, and much more.

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One Health Headlines: Friday, May 25, 2012

Rabies featured prominently in the news this week after a woman in England was reported to have contracted rabies while traveling in Southeast Asia, apparently from a dog bite. She’s currently being treated in the U.K. Meanwhile, seven children in Peru have died in the last two months after exposure to rabies through bat bites.

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One Health Headlines: Friday, April 6, 2012

Salmonella outbreaks were in the news this week. Three outbreaks were linked to pet turtles, which sickened 66 people in 16 states and the District of Columbia. The cause of another outbreak, which has sickened 93 people in 19 states and the District of Columbia, has yet to be determined, although officials are investigating a possible link to sushi and similar raw foods.

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One Health Headlines: Friday, Sept. 30, 2011

With World Rabies Day occuring this Wednesday, we came across scores of rabies stories this week, and have included a couple of them below, along with stories on how environmental factors can influence animal size and cell function, what dolphins and sharks can teach us about human health and healing, and more.

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