The symptoms began suddenly after 4-6 weeks. The three cats identified with symptoms are all stable and recovering according to BBC.
Researchers said that toddlers can pick up pills spit out by a pet or eat food containing medications left uneaten in a food bowl. Animals that were treated with lotion or cream can get it on the child's hand and then they might put their hands into their mouths.
Pet rats have been linked to a recent outbreak of Seoul virus, a type of hantavirus, in Illinois and Wisconsin.
A University of Glasgow-led research proves that household pets are more exposed to passive smoking-related health risks than humans.
Interacting with animals reduces anxiety and loneliness, according to a new study on college students.
Doctors might soon be able to screen for Alzheimer's disease without the use of radiation and a contrast agent, a new study reported.
Cat lovers are smarter than dog lovers. While people have forever disagreed whether cats or dogs make the best pets, new research reveals that cat owners are smarter than dog owners.
Using a PET scan can help detect brain activity in vegetative patients, a new study reported.
If you're looking to make new friends, get a dog. New research reveals that dog owners socialize with more people than those who own other pets or no pets.
Man's best friend provides more than just love and commitment. New research reveals that pet pooches may also help diagnose their owner's health.
People with pet cats should think twice before petting their feline friends, according to animal experts. New research reveals that some cats get stressed when exposed to human touch.
A dog's life often reflects that of their owner's. Dogs with lazy owners might not get all the walks they need to keep a healthy weight. A new study reveals, just like humans, being overweight can negatively affect canine health.
Dogs yawn to show empathy, a new study suggests.
A rare infection from a dog bite cost a Canadian woman three of her limbs.
Having a pet could lower a person's risk of heart disease, according to heart experts.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.