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  1. The human-companion animal bond: how humans benefit

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Friedmann, E., Son, H.

    2009 Veterinary Clinics of North America. Small Animal Practice 39 2 293-326 0195-5616 (Print) 0195-5616 (Linking) 10.1016/j.cvsm.2008.10.015 eng University of Maryland School of Nursing,...

  2. Cow milk and human development and well-being

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Maijala, K.

    This paper reviews the hypotheses of the relationship between milk and human coronary heart disease (CHD). These hypotheses are examined and their original historic deficiencies are discussed....

  3. Health, aquariums, and the non-institutionalized elderly

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Riddick, Carol C.

    1985 Marriage & Family Review 8 3-4 163-173 0149-4929 1540-9635 10.1300/J002v08n03_12 text

  4. Integrative approaches for cardiovascular disease

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Guarneri, M., Mercado, N., Suhar, C.

    2009 Nutrition in Clinical Practice 24 6 701-708 0884-5336 10.1177/0884533609343453 Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, Scripps Clinic, 10820 North Torrey Pines Rd., La Jolla, CA...

  5. Paws and relax: one hospice's pet therapy journey

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Browder, L. M.

    2009 Home Healthcare Nurse 27 7 443-448 0884-741X 10.1097/01.nhh.0000358280.84670.68 Bonnie Schreck Memorial Complementary Therapies Program, Nathan Adelson Hospice, 4141 Swenson Street,...

  6. Are Pets a Healthy Pleasure? The Influence of Pets on Blood Pressure

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Allen, Karen

    2003 Current Directions in Psychological Science 12 6 236-239 0963-7214 1467-8721 10.1046/j.0963-7214.2003.01269.x Allen, Karen, Department of Oral Diagnostic Sciences, School of Dental...

  7. Pet ownership and cardiovascular risk reduction: supporting evidence, conflicting data and underlying mechanisms

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Arhant-Sudhir, K., Arhant-Sudhir, R., Sudhir, K.

    It is widely believed that pet ownership is beneficial to humans and that some of this benefit is through favourable effects on cardiovascular risk. In the present review, we critically examine...

  8. Pain issues in poultry. (Special Issue: Pain in farm animals.)

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Gentle, M. J.

    This review highlights the possible pain experienced by layer and broiler poultry in modern husbandry conditions. Receptors which respond to noxous stimulation (nociceptors) have been identified...

  9. The human-animal bond: health implications across the lifespan

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Horowitz, S.

    This article examines the growing body of research that provides support for the many anecdotally reported health benefits resulting from the human-animal bond, including the prevention and...

  10. News & trends

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    2007 NurseWeek (15475131) 14 25 7 1547-5131 text

  11. News & trends

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    2007 NurseWeek California 20 25 9 1534-2204 text

  12. News & trends

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    2007 Nursing Spectrum -- New England Edition 11 21 12 1557-8038 text

  13. Animals and cardiovascular health

    | Book Sections | Contributor(s): Jennings, Garry L. R., Reid, Christopher M., Christy, Irene, Jennings, Janis, Anderson, Warwick P., Dart, Anthony

    1998 Companion animals in human health. 161-171 0-7619-1061-1 0-7619-1062-X Sage Publications, Inc Thousand Oaks, CA US text

  14. Animal-assisted therapy for improving human health

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Cevizci, S., Erginoz, E., Baltas, Z.

    Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT) or Pet Therapy is an adjunctive therapy that takes advantage of human and animal interaction, activates physiological and psychological mechanisms, and initiates...

  15. The benefits of the Assisted Animal Therapy: a bibliographic review

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Pereira, M. J. F., Pereira, L., Ferreira, M. L.

    Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT) has been used as one more instrument in the promotion of health and treatment of some diseases. This bibliographic review highlights the benefits derived from AAT....

  16. [Our non-humanoid contemporaries of cardiovascular protective value]

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Leu, H. J.

    1990 VASA 19 2 174-5 0301-1526 (Print) 0301-1526 (Linking) %(Nicht-hu ger Institut fur Pathologie der Universitat, Zurich. text

  17. The heart of the matter--cats and cardiovascular health

    | Journal Articles

    2008 Mayo Clinic Health Letter (English ed.) 26 11 4 0741-6245 (Print) 0741-6245 (Linking) eng text

  18. [Lowering blood pressure and blood lipids, more exercise, fewer drugs. Prescribe a dog!]

    | Journal Articles

    2005 MMW Fortschritte der Medizin 147 37 8 1438-3276 (Print) 1438-3276 (Linking) %(Blutdruc ger text

  19. Heart-rate and the behaviour of sheep in yards

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Syme, L. A., Elphick, G. R.

    Heart-rate (HR) of 30 Merino wethers was measured by radiotelemetry in two environments: standing alone in a handling race, but in sight of other sheep; and while moving within a group around...

  20. Some studies on heart-rate and behaviour in the domestic fowl

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Duncan, I. J. H.

    1979 Applied Animal Ethology 5 3 294-295 English text