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General Health

Posted on: November 6, 2019

The War on Pet Cancer: Past Approaches

THE WAR ON PET CANCER Part One: Past Approaches by Dr. Laura Weis Published in the November 2019 issue of Natural Awakenings We are not winning the war on pet cancer. In 1971 President Nixon signed the National Cancer Act, which created the National Cancer Institute (NCI).  In addition to granting broad discretionary powers to Read the full article…

Miscellaneous

Posted on: November 6, 2019

veterinary chiropractic

Chiropractic Thinking in Veterinary Medicine

Chiropractic Thinking in Veterinary Medicine by Dr. David MacDonald Published in the October 2019 issue of Natural Awakenings What’s interesting about veterinary medicine is that observations and recognition of patterns of disease help make sense of unique patients, even when they present with complex and confusing diseases. Conversely, how a holistic veterinarian thinks about the Read the full article…

Miscellaneous

Posted on: November 6, 2019

Relief for An Itchy Pet

SCRATCH THAT! Relief for An Itchy Pets with Sublingual Immunotherapy by Dr. Laura Weis Published in the September 2019 issue of Natural Awakenings Allergies and skin problems continue to be the number one reason people seek veterinary care for their dogs, and allergic skin disease is the third most common problem seen in cats.  Helping Read the full article…

Miscellaneous

Posted on: November 6, 2019

Holistic Veterinary Medicine

HOLISTIC VETERINARY MEDICINE Helping Pets Reach Beyond Their Limits to Healing by Dr. David MacDonald Published in the August 2019 issue of Natural Awakenings In holistic veterinary medicine, the individual patient is valued, and the pet’s journey through life tells the story of their uniqueness. At times during this journey, there will be a need Read the full article…

Pet Nutrition

Posted on: July 8, 2019

Fermented Foods for Better Pet Health

FUR-mented Foods by Dr. Laura Weis Published in the July 2019 issue of Natural Awakenings What if there was a single way to help pets with such diverse chronic diseases as inflammatory bowel disease, allergic dermatitis, hypothyroidism, food sensitivities, leaky gut, periodontal disease, anxiety disorders, and even aid in cancer prevention and treatment?  Pharmaceutical companies Read the full article…