Sweet Dreams for Pets

Your dog makes strange vocalizations while she’s sleeping. Your cat moves his legs and almost seems to be running while he is asleep. Is there something wrong with your pet? Is your pet having a seizure? Or could there be a simpler explanation for the strange behaviors? In all likelihood, your pet is simply dreaming. It could be a pleasant…

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When “Alternative” Is No Longer “Alternative”

One of my favorite sayings by those who oppose the use of “alternative” therapies is as follows: “Most alternative medicine is not mainstream for good reason. If it’s truly effective it will become mainstream and no longer alternative. If it remains alternative, it belongs there.” Scott L. Replogle, M.D. There are several interesting points about this saying. First, most of…

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