The news items below have been written up for the Whole Dog Journal (WDJ), and are posted here six months after publication. Items are listed by date of publication (newest to oldest).
The following news items have been published and will be posted here six months after publication (listed newest to oldest). Contact me if you need the information before then.
Following are some additional items of interest:
University of Tennessee is enrolling dogs with arthritis in the hips, elbows or knees to evaluate the benefits of shock wave therapy (ESWT), low level laser therapy (LLLT), transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS), and acupuncture. (posted 9/13/09, still listed under Clinical Trials and Ongoing Research Studies 10/13)
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