pet ownership

Pets could be benefitting your kids at home

July 17th, 2012 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
London, July 16 (IANS) Presence of pets at home benefits children in their homework than hindering their progress while also helping them in developing cleverness, a British study over beneficial ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Doggy dust protects against respiratory infection: Study

June 25th, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 25 (IANS) Dust found in a house with dogs may help protect children against a common respiratory virus linked to the development of asthma, says a new study. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Don’t work too hard, don’t stress’ advice may not be the key to longevity

March 12th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 12 (ANI): It's long been said that always looking at the positive side of things and not working too hard will lead to a long and happy life, but a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Keep a pet to ward off depression

September 29th, 2009 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) Keeping a four-legged, furry pet is practically the best safeguard against depression, anxiety or blood pressure, according to an American scientist. "Research in this field is providing new evidence ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Pet bites can cause potentially fatal MRSA infection

June 22nd, 2009 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 22 (ANI): Pet owners are at an increased risk of getting infected with the potentially fatal MRSA infection through dogs and cats, say researchers.Dr. Richard Oehler, of the University of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |