Dr. Dana Flavin’s Words of Health

A New Year’s Message by Dr. Flavin

The word for 2018? Kindness. It literally means compassion and generosity but it's so much more than that. First, what kindness doesn't mean. It doesn't mean feeling sorry for others in need then turning the channel on your TV to avoid feelings of guilt. It doesn't...

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The (hidden) health hazards of pet ownership

The (hidden) health hazards of pet ownership

The pure joy of owning a pet is truly special. But that love can also be quietly deadly.   A caveat: I love all animals: dogs, cats, even fish and birds. But beware: each one can do you in. Oh not deliberately, but as carriers of other diseases. Let me introduce you...

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