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We share the latest in news and research about the many ways animals and humans are helping each other

heal, grow and live their best lives.

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The Power of Pets

NIH Health News explores what scientists are finding about the potential physical and mental health benefits are for different animals—from fish to guinea pigs to dogs and cats.

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Animals and Medicine

BBC Future explores the history of animal ingredients in medicine and how technology today is allowing us to use animal DNA to discover new, lifesaving medicines -- without harming a single animal.

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The Pet Effect

An article in The Pasadena Now's 'WeekendR' edition explores the many benefits of pet ownership, from improving mental health to reducing healthcare costs. The article highlights recent research on the topic.

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