Articles by Chrystle Fiedler


Consumer Alert: Popular Blood Pressure Drugs May Double Risk of Pancreatic Cancer

New research suggests that certain blood pressure drugs may increase the risk of pancreatic cancer in postmenopausal women.

Is Your Cat Overweight? Here’s How to Tell (Plus: Tips to Get Her Moving)

Like humans, excess weight can be dangerous for cats, putting them at risk for type 2 diabetes, arthritis, high blood pressure, heart problems, kidney disease, skin issues, respiratory problems and different types of cancer.

Are Your Pets at Risk from Dangerous Parabens, Too?

Living in the modern world means that our pets, not just us, are also in contact with more dangerous chemicals and toxins than ever before.

Can the Pursuit of Happiness Actually Make You Unhappy?

The right to pursue happiness is written into our DNA. But this takes time, which is the focus of a new study.

People Foods for Pets: The Do’s and Don’ts

Here's a quick guide to the human foods that you can and can't share with your furry best friend.