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How cats could help to treat HIV
A study has unraveled the structure of a protein that fuels drug resistance in feline immunodeficiency virus. The finding may lead to new HIV treatments. (Medical News Today)

Platypus milk: The key to preventing deadly infections?
Everyone knows that the platypus is an oddball. However, platypus milk might help us find a solution to a pressing problem: antibiotic resistance. (Medical News Today)

How can we overcome loneliness?
Loneliness is an epidemic and a major risk factor for premature death, recent research suggests. So what can we do to prevent and overcome it? (Medical News Today)

How to identify papular urticaria
Learn about papular urticaria, a skin reaction to insect bites. We examine the symptoms and causes of the condition, along with treatment and prevention. (Medical News Today)

Squirrels and stroke treatment: What's the connection?
The process by which the brains of ground squirrels are protected against low oxygen during hibernation could lead to a new treatment for ischemic stroke. (Medical News Today)

Your dog could help you live longer
Your pooch is not just great company. A new study finds that our four-legged friends could reduce the likelihood of premature death. (Medical News Today)

Bugs in the basement? Here's why
A new study of arthropods in 50 U.S. homes suggests that their diversity is influenced more by access to the outdoors than the behavior of human residents. (Medical News Today)

Six surprising health risks in your home
The home is a safe haven, but are we aware of the health risks hidden in its nooks and crannies? Here we investigate the less obvious domestic hazards. (Medical News Today)

How does rabies cause aggression?
New research investigates the molecular mechanism that allows the rabies virus to induce aggressive behavior in the infected host. (Medical News Today)

Caring for a sick pet can increase anxiety, depression
A pioneering study looks at the impact of caregiver burden among owners of sick animals. The results point to elevated stress and poorer quality of life. (Medical News Today)

Should you snuggle with your dog at night?
A new study investigates the divisive question: should you sleep with your dog? The answer is twofold: yes, but your own bed should be off-limits. (Medical News Today)

Pictures of cute animals may boost marital satisfaction
Learning to associate spouses with unrelated positive stimuli - such as pictures of puppies - could help to improve marital satisfaction, study suggests. (Medical News Today)

Snake venom could lead to safer blood clot prevention
Researchers have found that a protein in the venom of the Tropidolaemus wagleri snake may lead to a safer antiplatelet medication. (Medical News Today)

Dogs: Personal trainers for older owners?
Older dog owners walk more than non-dog owners, according to a new study, adding further evidence that owning a dog is good for our health. (Medical News Today)

Six ways your pet can boost health and well-being
Our pets not only bring us joy and companionship, they offer benefits for health and well-being, too. We take a closer look at what these are. (Medical News Today)

Declawing linked to aggression and other abnormal behaviors in cats
Declaw surgery (onychectomy) is illegal in many countries but is still a surprisingly common practice in some. (Medical News Today)

Komodo dragon blood may lead to new antibiotics
A new peptide inspired by the blood of Komodo dragons killed two strains of antibiotic-resistant bacteria and hastened wound-healing in a new mouse study. (Medical News Today)

Resistance to antibiotic of last resort found in human pathogens infecting dogs
Tigecycline is an antibiotic of last resort - one that is used when all others have failed. (Medical News Today)

Pets alter infants' microbiota to lower risk of allergies, obesity
A new study finds that children exposed to pets before and just after birth showed changes in gut bacteria linked to lower risk of allergies and obesity. (Medical News Today)

Reverse zoonosis: Can you make your pet sick?
It is well known that animals can, sometimes, pass diseases to humans. However, it is a lesser known fact that humans can also infect animals. (Medical News Today)

Immune study in chickens reveals key hurdle for Campylobacter vaccine effort
New University of Liverpool research reveals that the immune response of farmed chickens does not develop fast enough to fight off Campylobacter during their short lifespan. (Medical News Today)

New test detects early stage of wasting disease in cattle
Researchers at the National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis (NIMBioS) at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, have identified a more sensitive test for detecting the early... (Medical News Today)

Trichomonosis: A conundrum in cats
Over the past two decades, the protozoan Tritrichomonas foetus has come to be recognised as a cause of chronic colitis in cats in many countries worldwide. (Medical News Today)

Spider venom peptide could prevent stroke-induced brain damage
Researchers have found that a peptide found in venom from the funnel web spider - called Hi1a - may protect against brain injury caused by stroke. (Medical News Today)

Investigational vaccine protects cattle from respiratory syncytial virus
A novel vaccine developed by scientists at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health, protected cattle from respiratory syncytial... (Medical News Today)

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