In a new program, dog trainers are trying to train dogs to sniff out ovarian cancer tissue.
Nano, a four-year-old black miniature poodle was trained to sniff out nuts that could be lethal to his owner, Yasmine Tonblad, who has a severe allergy to peanuts, walnuts and cashews.
Labrador retriever Maisie is able to detect when 6-year-old diabetic Alena Hughes' blood sugar levels and inform her parents if her condition becomes life threatening.
Staying active, productive, and keeping your mind at work, is a great way of staying healthy and happy. This is particularly true during lockdown, when it can feel easy to slip into a rut of laziness, without any clear-cut schedule. But with monotony talking its toll and resulting in a serious lack of motivation for many, how do we keep on top of a consistent workflow and schedule? Stuck for inspiration on how to stay productive and pro-active during the self-isolation, and also generally in your everyday life going forward? Take a look at this short list that we’ve compiled, detailing some practices that you might want to try and employ where possible.