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Scientists have developed a “needle pill” that could allow diabetics to take insulin without the need for daily injections.

The pea-sized capsule contains a small needle made of solid, compressed insulin, which is injected into the stomach wall after the capsule has been swallowed.

When tested in pigs, the device worked consistently and was able to deliver equivalent doses of insulin to those required by someone with diabetes.

Giovanni Traverso, an assistant professor at Harvard Medical School-affiliated...
WALTON OAKS, SURREY – Feb, 8, 2019 Zoetis UK Ltd. Following recent news alerting the public to an outbreak of Equine Influenza (flu) steps have been taken by the British Horseracing A...

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Medivet has thanked its clients for their overwhelming generosity in support of the Wilderness ...

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Using a chinchilla with acquired dental disease as an example, Dan Johnson, DVM, DABVP, shared the secret to owning a well-equipped exotic animal practice: supportive care.

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Additional lot/date codes have been added to the list of recalled canned dog foods, with many owners distraught and angry after their pets fell ill or died.

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Avian influenza viruses infect horses in Mongolia but do not cause large outbreaks of disease because they failed to acquire key genetic changes to enable greater cross-species transmissibility, according to a new study.

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Laminitis, a complex, common and potentially devastating disease, remains one of the greatest veterinary challenges in the equestrian world. As knowledge of the pathophysiology, diagnosis and treat...

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A renowned emergency hospital for pets located to the west of the city centre in Glasgow, relaunched at the start of the year, after tripling in size, making it one of the most advanced facilities ...

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Zoetis Inc. today announced that recent cases of serious disease caused by severe encysted small redworm infections have prompted Zoetis vet Wendy Talbot to remind horse owners of the risks posed b...

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