in the Cévennes, the poisoned legacy of the mining past

From its terrace, between Saint-Félix-de-Pallières and Tornac (Gard), the hills extend to the Cévennes, majestic and soothing. In this house built by his hands, Michel Bourgeat thought he would live a peaceful retirement, with his family. On the fridge, twenty photos show the happy faces of his wife, Madeleine, and their three children, alongside the … Read more

Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms, risks and treatments

For several months during the summer of 2022, my dog ​​Scout vomited at 3 am nearly every day. If you have a dog, you know the sound. And each time, she gobbled up her mess before I could get to it, making a diagnosis of the cause difficult. The vet and I eventually settled on … Read more

Smucker hit by high coffee prices, helped by Uncrustables

ORRVILLE, OHIO — The JM Smucker Co. combated a broad set of challenges to its bottom line in the second quarter ended Oct. 31. In addition to the larger headwinds faced industry-wide with higher input costs and supply chain struggles, the company sustained continuing impacts from the January divestiture of its natural beverage and grains … Read more

Vit B12 deficiency is a common health problem with serious consequences

For several months during the summer of 2022, my dog ​​Scout vomited at 3 am nearly every day. If you have a dog, you know the sound. And each time, she gobbled up her mess before I could get to it, making diagnosis of the cause difficult. The vet and I eventually settled on my … Read more

Neumann helps with skin health

Sarah Neumann Name: Sarah Neumann, MMS PAC, founder of Sun City Dermatology and Ahwatukee Skin and Laser. Age: 48. Business name: Sun City Dermatology, 13843 W. Meeker Blvd, Suite 101, Sun City West; 7:30 am-3 pm (hours may vary) Monday-Friday. Visit suncitydermaz.com or call 623-377-7546. Town/neighborhood: Sun City West. Personal background highlights: I was born … Read more

Paeroa graduate vet recipient of career-boosting scheme

Melissa says VBS for Veterinarians is important because it encourages graduates to look further than the main cities for work. Waikato-based veterinary graduate Melissa Veltman is to receive $55,000 over five years through a scheme developed to kick-start young vets’ careers and to help combat the shortage of animal health specialists in New Zealand. 32 … Read more

Researchers seek lost Native American boarding school graves

GENOA, Neb. (AP) — The bodies of more than 80 Native American children are buried at the former Genoa Indian Industrial School in central Nebraska. But for decades, the location of the student cemetery has been a mystery, lost over time after the school closed in 1931 and memories faded of the once-busy campus that … Read more

Less and less antibiotics in farms, not in pets

The administration of antibiotics to farm animals has been falling almost continuously in France for ten years, reported Thursday the health agency Anses, which intends to monitor the increased exposure of cats, dogs and horses to these molecules. Since 2011, the starting point of the first “Ecoantibio” plan, exposure to antibiotics has decreased by 67.9% … Read more

Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. – Homes & Villas by Marriott Bonvoy and Petco Join Forces to Make Traveling with Pets Safer Easier and More Memorable

With more and more travelers taking their pets with them on vacation, Homes & Villas by Marriott BonvoyMarriott’s premium home rental platform, and Petco Health + Wellness Company (Nasdaq: WOOF), are joining to elevate the vacation experience for pet parents and their furry family members. The Homes & Villas by Marriott Bonvoy booking website will … Read more

Are you fit for your age, or are you frail? Here’s how to find out.

“Not all 80-year-olds are the same,” said Dr. Neil David Saunders, my hernia surgeon at Emory Healthcare, during an interview I conducted about the importance of being patient while recovering from surgery, especially if you’re older. We discussed the Frailty Index, which I had never heard of. “Age is one thing, but it’s also how … Read more