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  1. Jul 13 2014

    1st Global Conference: Making Sense of: The Animal and Human Bond

    This interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary conference invites an exploration of the concept or notion of “animal” in its own right and as visa a vis “human.” While humans are clearly classed as...

    https://habricentral.org/events/details/209

  2. Nov 01 2014

    2014 Zoobiquity Conference: Human and Animal Health in a Changing Global Environment

    The 2014 Zoobiquity Conference focuses on how rapidly changing local and global environments affect the health of humans and animals. Through case presentations and interactive discussions, human...

    https://habricentral.org/events/details/249

  3. Aug 21 2017

    3rd International Conference on Influenza and Zoonotic Diseases

    After the overwhelming success of Influenza 2016, Influenza 2017 scientific committee welcomes you to the 3rd International Conference on Influenza and Zoonotic Diseases to be held from August...

    https://habricentral.org/events/details/545

  4. A framework for understanding zoonoses at the livestock-human interface in western Kenya

    Contributor(s):: E. Fèvre

    This presentation discusses zoonoses, pathogens, and the aims of a study taking plave in Kenya to address the livestock-human interface.

  5. A terapia assistida por animais como uma forma de associação : um estudo antropológico sobre a relação humano-animais na promoção da saúde humana, no Brasil

    Full-text: Available

    | Contributor(s):: Ivana dos Santos Teixeira

    Este trabalho trata de estudo acerca da relação contemporânea entre humanos e animais no contexto das Terapias Assistidas por Animais – TAA, prática terapêutica crescente na promoção da saúde humana. A pesquisa de campo foi realizada...

  6. An extensive new literature concerning low-dose effects of Bisphenol A shows the need for a new risk assessment

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    | Contributor(s):: Frederick S vom Saal, Claude Hughes

    Bisphenol A (BPA) is the monomer used to manufacture polycarbonate plastic, the resin lining of cans, and other products, with global capacity in excess of 6.4 billion lb/year. Because the ester bonds in these BPA-based polymers are subject to hydrolysis, leaching of BPA has led to widespread...

  7. Animal-Assisted Therapy

    | Contributor(s):: Kayla Blasz

    Animals are an important influence on the well-being andhealth of humans. Exposure to animals in a therapeutic settinghas, historically, had physical, physiological, andpsychological benefits to humans’ health. Animal-assistedtherapy (AAT) is a proposed effective therapy method for avariety of...

  8. Animals and the shaping of modern medicine: One health and its histories

    Full-text: Available

    | Contributor(s):: Abigail Woods, Michael Bresalier, Angela Cassidy, Rachel Mason Dentinger

    Part of the Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in Modern History book series (MBSMH)

  9. Asia - Human health risks from the human-animal interface

    | Contributor(s):: J. Otte, D. Grace

    Growing populations and rising living standards in ‘developing countries’ fuelincreasing consumption of food, particularly of higher value food items such as fruit, vegetables, andanimal source food (meat, milk, eggs and fish). Asia, with more than half of the world’s populationand its high...

  10. Avian influenza biosecurity: a key for animal and human protection

    | Contributor(s):: Nikolas Charisis

    Modern security methods have provided the best way of preventing the spread of a communicable disease since people realised that human and animal contact can transmit exotic diseases. The avian influenza virus is readily transmitted through animal vectors and inanimate matter and incurs...

  11. Babies with dogs less likely to develop colds, ear infections as infants

    Forum › general-discussion › the-human-animal-bond-in-the-media

    A new study finds that babies who live in homes with pets are less likely to get colds, respiratory infections & ear infections.This supports other research that has showed that unless there is...

    https://habricentral.org/forum/general-discussion/the-human-animal-bond-in-the-media/126

  12. Bacterial Zoonoses Transmitted by Household Pets: State-of-the-Art and Future Perspectives for Targeted Research and Policy Actions

    | Contributor(s):: Damborg, P., Broens, E. M., Chomel, B. B., Guenther, S., Pasmans, F., Wagenaar, J. A., Weese, J. S., Wieler, L. H., Windahl, U., Vanrompay, D., Guardabassi, L.

  13. Canary in a Coal Mine: The Connection Between Animal Abuse and Human Violence

    | Contributor(s):: Susan I. Finkelstein

  14. Center of Excellence in Livestock Diseases and Human Health Annual Report

    | Contributor(s):: College of Veterinary Medicine

    The center was created in 1984 to promote interdisciplinary activities designed to improve the quality of human life through better animal health; expand livestock disease research capabilities in the College of Veterinary Medicine (UTCVM) and the Institute of Agriculture; identify and...

  15. Center of Excellence in Livestock Diseases and Human Health Annual Report

    | Contributor(s):: College of Veterinary Medicine: University of Tennessee Knoxville

    The center was created in 1984 to promote interdisciplinary activities designed to improve the quality of human life through better animal health; expand livestock disease research capabilities in the College of Veterinary Medicine (UTCVM) and the Institute of Agriculture; identify and...

  16. Center of Excellence in Livestock Diseases and Human Health Annual Report

    Full-text: Available

    | Contributor(s):: College of Veterinary Medicine: University of Tennessee Knoxville

    The center was created in 1984 to promote interdisciplinary activities designed to improve the quality of human life through better animal health; expand livestock disease research capabilities in the College of Veterinary Medicine (UTCVM) and the Institute of Agriculture; identify and...

  17. Commentary: Pets--pleasures and problems

    | Contributor(s):: Mayon-White, Richard

  18. Companion animal welfare and possible implications on the human-pet relationship. (Special Issue: Criteria and methods for the assessment of animal welfare.)

    | Contributor(s):: Verga, M., Michelazzi, M.

    The role of pets (dogs and cats in particular) in human society has changed in recent years. Nowadays pets are an integral part of the human family and this aspect has many social and emotional implications. For their positive effects on human health, pets are also employed in some special and...

  19. Companion animals and human health: an overview

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    | Contributor(s):: A T Edney

    Domestic animals share our environment in a variety of ways. One of these ways is as companions in and around our homes. Although a wide variety of species are kept in households for this purpose, the great majority are dogs and cats. Sharing our environment with such animals has a profound...

  20. Consortium for Animal Assisted Therapy (CAAT) at the University of North Texas

    The Consortium for Animal Assisted Therapy (CAAT) at the University of North Texas (UNT) was established in 2002 to support the field of animal assisted therapy. The CAAT promotes human and animal welfare through the partnership of people and pets. The mission of the Consortium for Animal...