May 2014

Shedding Light on Health
Research Helps People and Pets

Illustration of a man affectionately petting a dog and cat.

Veterinarians and scientists study diseases that affect both pets and people to improve medical care for humans and our 4-legged friends. Read more about comparative studies of pets.


Tick Talk
Block Tick Bites and Lyme Disease

Illustration of a tick being grasped by tweezers and lifted from the skin’s surface.

Tick-borne diseases are found in many areas across the country, and they’re on the rise. Do what you can to keep ticks from taking a bite out of you. Read more about tick-borne diseases.

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