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Diagnostic markers for exocrine pancreatic disease

November 1, 2004

Cats with experimentally-induced pancreatitis showed significantly increased serum lipase activities, but cats with spontaneous pancreatitis did not.

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Nutritional diseases can still pose problems for companion avian species

June 1, 2004

Hemochromatosis results from excessive accumulation of iron in various body tissues.

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Canine zinc-responsive dermatosis

June 1, 2004

In addition, over-supplementation with vitamins and minerals has been linked to reduced zinc uptake in the gastrointestinal tract.

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Nutritional management of canine brain aging

June 1, 2004

Veterinarians have found canine cognitive dysfunction syndrome may be progressive.

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DVM as nutritional consultant

June 1, 2004

Fortunately, there are numerous quality diets to choose from.

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How to enterally refeed a critically ill patient

June 1, 2004

Fiber incorporated into initial refeeding formulas helps to normalize intestinal water content and buffer intraluminal toxins, and hence controls diarrhea.

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Identify at-risk patients when battling obesity

June 1, 2004

Small animals are supplied with an abundance of highly nutritious and palatable food.

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Nutritional compliance: It takes diligence, experts say

June 1, 2004

Our society is losing the war on obesity. And bad eating habits have spilled into the pet population. No matter how hard you preach, many clients don't seem to heed the warnings. In fact, client compliance with nutritional recommendations for therapeutic foods ranks at a dismal 12 percent compliance rate out of the the 59 percent of all dogs and cats that have visited a veterinarian and would benefit from treatment with a therapeutic diet, according to last year's American Animal Hospital Association's (AAHA) study. It was the worst compliance category. The survey estimates lost revenue in excess of $110,000 per veterinarian per year for therapeutic pet foods alone.

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Take steps to becoming an outpatient nutritional advisor

June 1, 2004

Nurtured means they know the desired outcome and accept the accountability for getting there with the client and patient...

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