How Animal Research Saved Baby Lincoln’s Life

How Animal Research Saved Baby Lincoln’s Life

Seven-month-old Lincoln Seay was in bad shape. Lincoln had been waiting since November for a heart transplant and now he was going into cardiac arrest. A donor heart had been located and was on the way, but the little boy was deteriorating rapidly. Even with the best care, Lincoln’s life was hanging in the balance. […]

Coconut and onion could be natural horse dewormers

Coconut and onion could be natural horse dewormers

One of the challenges for horse management is control of worm burden. Of course, worm burden in horses isn’t bad when under control. But, all sorts of health problems can result from heavy worm burdens. Unfortunatley, many of the commonly used dewormers either have or are starting to lose their efficacy. Researchers in Germany reviews […]

Sheep help in search for new asthma rescue agent

Sheep help in search for new asthma rescue agent

Anyone who has had an asthma attack – or watched your child have one – knows how frightening it can be. A rescue inhaler can, quite literally, be a life saver. β2-agonists are the most common agents in rescue inhalers, but they can lose their efficacy the more a patient uses them. Of course, this […]