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Association of pet ownership with eating, exercise, nutritional status, and heart health of seniors
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| Theses | Contributor(s): Dembicki, Diane Florence
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO
Using pet support to understand the psychological and physiological mechanisms underlying the social support-reactivity link
| Theses | Contributor(s): Campo, Rebecca Ann
The University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
Pet ownership and cardiovascular risk: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Levine, G. N., Allen, K., Braun, L. T., Christian, H. E., Friedmann, E., Taubert, K. A., Thomas, S. A., Wells, D. L., Lange, R. A., American Heart Association Council on Clinical, Cardiology, Council on, Cardiovascular, Stroke, Nursing
Animal-assisted therapy and cardiovascular disease
| Book Sections | Contributor(s): Wolff, Andrew I., Frishman, William H.
Complementary and integrative therapies for cardiovascular disease
St. Louis, MO
Pet ownership has been recognized by the National Institutes of Health and others as having many benefits for the health and welfare of humans and animals. Under some...
Pet ownership and cardiovascular risk: A scientific statement from the American Heart Association
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Glenn N. Levine, Karen Allen, Lynne T. Braun, Hayley E. Christian, Erika Friedmann, Kathryn A. Taubert, Sue Ann Thomas, Deborah L. Wells, Richard A. Lange
The purpose of this American Heart Association Scientific Statement is to critically assess the data regarding the influence of pet ownership on the presence and reduction of cardiovascular...
American Heart Association Acknowledges Benefits of Pet Ownership
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The American Heart Association has released a statement acknowledging the benefits of pet ownership on cardiovascular health. The report, published in the AHA journal, Circulation, includes...
JTT-130, a microsomal triglyceride transfer protein (MTP) inhibitor lowers plasma triglycerides and LDL cholesterol concentrations without increasing hepatic triglycerides in guinea pigs
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Dimple Aggarwal, Kristy L West, Tosca L Zern, Sudeep Shrestha, Marcela Vergara-Jimenez, Maria Luz Fernandez
Microsomal transfer protein inhibitors (MTPi) have the potential to be used as a drug to lower plasma lipids, mainly plasma triglycerides (TG). However, studies with animal models have indicated...
Human Cardiac Responses to Familiar Young Chimpanzees
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Eddy, Timothy J.
Perception of Animals and Cardiovascular Responses During Verbalization with an Animal Present
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Friedmann, Erika, Locker, Barbra Zuck, Lockwood, Randall
Veterinary Vision, Fall 2006
| Magazine Articles | Contributor(s): Claire Eldridge (editor)
Veterinary Vision is a publication of The University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine. This yearly magazine explores the research, teaching, and outreach services of the College of...
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Wolfson, Elissa
Heart quiz that could save your life
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Browder, Sue Ellin
New Choices: The Magazine for Your Health, Money, and Travel
Pet ownership predicts adherence to cardiovascular rehabilitation
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Herrald, Mary M., Tomaka, Joe, Medina, Amanda Y.
Journal of Applied Social Psychology
Herrald, Mary M., 7313 Duxbury Drive, El Paso, TX, US, 79912, firstname.lastname@example.org
Acute effects of cage cleaning at different frequencies on laboratory rat behaviour and welfare
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Burn, C. C., Peters, A., Mason, G. J.
Impact of rapid treatment of sheep lame with footrot on welfare and economics and farmer attitudes to lameness in sheep
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Green, L. E., Kaler, J., Wassink, G. J., King, E. M., Thomas, R. G.
School of Life Sciences, University of Warwick, Conventry CV4 7AL, UK.
Negative affective states and their effects on morbidity, mortality and longevity
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Walker, M. D., Duggan, G., Roulston, N., Slack, A. van, Mason, G.
Animal and Poultry Science, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario N1G 2W1, Canada.
Behavioral cardiology: recognizing and addressing the profound impact of psychosocial stress on cardiovascular health
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Das, S., O'Keefe, J. H.
Current atherosclerosis reports
Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA.
Pet ownership, but not ACE inhibitor therapy, blunts home blood pressure responses to mental stress
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Allen, K., Shykoff, B. E., Izzo, J. L., Jr.
In the present study, we evaluated the effect of a nonevaluative social support intervention (pet ownership) on blood pressure response to mental stress before and during ACE inhibitor therapy....
Equine behaviour and heart rate in temperament tests with or without rider or handler
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): von Borstel, U. König, Euent, S., Graf, P., König, S., Gauly, M.
Physiology & Behavior
von Borstel, U. König, Department of Animal Science, University of Goettingen Albrecht-Thaer-Weg 3,...