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Symptoms and Treatment of Feline Diabetes

Cats are one of the most popular pets in North America.  They are loving pets, capable of providing you years of companionship. Like other pets, cats can sometimes get sick.  There are several different types of ailments that cats can get, one of which is feline diabetes.  Feline diabetes is a serious disease, although it […]

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Healing Your Pet With Acupuncture

What is Acupuncture? Acupuncture is a holistic medical practice involving the insertion of tiny metal needles into points on the body and the subsequent stimulation of the points. This alternative medicine treatment is a common feature in Chinese traditional medicine where it is believed to help re-balance one’s life energy, also known as chi or […]

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Causes, Treatment of Diabetes in Cats

All cells in the body need glucose for energy. There is a typical method by which glucose enters the cells. Insulin is a hormone secreted by the pancreas that signals the opening of a ‘door’ so that glucose can enter the cell. Any disruption in this mechanism means that cells do not get the energizing […]

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Dealing With Asthma in Cats

Asthma is not only a human disorder, but is also found in some cats. You should have your cat checked by a vet if you suspect this disorder. Leaving feline asthma untreated can result in permanent damage to your cat’s lungs and heart. Feline asthma is an immune-mediated disease characterized by symptoms ranging from infrequent, […]

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