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Articles tagged: CIN Imported

New York Man Dies From 'Exceedingly Rare' Tick Virus Transmitted Within Minutes

Monday, July 17th, 2017

[insert_php]echo html_entity_decode(“ Publication Source:  Time Publish Date:  Thursday, July 13, 2017 Description:  The Cummings School's Sam Telford discusses a rare disease carried in ticks, known as the Powassan virus. Link to External Source:  http://time.com/4857333/rare-tick-virus-powassan-virus-ny-man/ “);/insert_php]… Read More

ALS Treatment for Dogs Could Benefit Human Patient

Monday, July 10th, 2017

[insert_php]echo html_entity_decode(“ Publication Source:  NBC Boston Publish Date:  Tuesday, July 4, 2017 Description:  Researchers at the Cummings School are studying how a treatment for ALS in dogs could help fight the deadly disease in humans.… Read More

Is your dog just chasing its tail – or is it obsessive?

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

[insert_php]echo html_entity_decode(“ Publication Source:  The Guardian Publish Date:  Sunday, June 25, 2017 Description:  This article about canine compulsive disorder references experts at and research from the Cummings School. Link to External Source:  https://www.theguardian.com/science/2017/jun/25/is-your-dog-obsessive-compulsive-ocd-chasing-tail-behaviour “);/insert_php] SOURCE:… Read More

More consistent guidelines needed for therapy animals

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

[insert_php]echo html_entity_decode(“ Publication Source:  Reuters Publish Date:  Friday, June 23, 2017 Description:  The Cummings School's Deborah Linder conducted a survey of healthcare facilities that found many fail to follow consistent guidelines regarding animal-assisted therapy. Link… Read More

The Vegan Dog

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

[insert_php]echo html_entity_decode(“ Publication Source:  New York Times Publish Date:  Tuesday, June 6, 2017 Description:  The Cummings School's Lisa Freeman is quoted in this article about vegans aligning their pet dogs' diets with their own eating… Read More

New drug kits save police dogs from opioid overdoses

Friday, June 2nd, 2017

[insert_php]echo html_entity_decode(“ Publication Source:  Associated Press Publish Date:  Thursday, June 1, 2017 Description:  The Cummings School's Martha Smith-Blackmore is quoted on the symptoms of opioid exposure in dogs. She also explains the requirements to treat… Read More

Kalter: Lyme Disease on the up-tick, so follow the expert advice

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

[insert_php]echo html_entity_decode(“ Publication Source:  Boston Herald Publish Date:  Saturday, May 27, 2017 Description:  The Cummings School's Sam Telford is quoted on the early emergence of ticks this summer. Link to External Source:  http://www.bostonherald.com/news/columnists/lindsay_kalter/2017/05/kalter_lyme_disease_on_the_up_tick_so_follow_the_expert “);/insert_php] SOURCE:… Read More

How a Tiny Worm is Irritating the Most Majestic of Giraffes

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

[insert_php]echo html_entity_decode(“ Publication Source:  Smithsonian Magazine Publish Date:  Friday, May 19, 2017 Description:  The Cummings School's Chris Whittier is collaborating on a study investing the link between flies and the spreading of a skin disease… Read More

Don't declaw — it's cruel and unnecessary

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

[insert_php]echo html_entity_decode(“ Publication Source:  Boston Globe Publish Date:  Saturday, May 20, 2017 Description:  This op-ed arguing against the practice of declawing cats includes a quote from the Cummings School's Nicholas Dodman. Link to External Source: … Read More