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Fatal Familial Insomnia: A Bizarre Death Sentence

13th October 2010
Not even the actual Guinness World Records for voluntary sleep deprivation even compares with what fatal familial insomnia afflicted people suffer from. Fatal familial insomnia illustrates precisely how it is to end up being exceptionally sleep deprived. ... Read >
Author: Sally Stephenson

Von Willebrand Disease in Dobermans

13th March 2009
Von Willebrand Disease (vWD) is a common health issue in Dobermans. It is a bleeding disease just like hemophilia in humans that can put Dobermans life at risk from surgery or injury. Although it exists in other breeds, such as Poodles, Shelties, Scottish... Read >
Author: Joseph M. Sabol

Kidney Cysts - Information on Kidney Cysts

23rd June 2008
A cyst is a closed pocket or pouch of tissue that can form anywhere in the body. Cysts can be filled with air or fluid. Cysts that form on the kidneys usually contain fluid. One or more cysts may develop on small tubes in the kidneys. The simple kidney cy... Read >
Author: peterhutch
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