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Tag Archives: Rabies

Rabies: How To Keep You and Your Pets Safe

September 28, 2015

World Rabies Day is September 28 and is intended to raise awareness about rabies. Rabies is still a huge problem in many parts of the world (Africa and Asia in particular, due to the high numbers of stray dogs), and it even crops up in the U.S. from time to time. Each year 55,000 people die worldwide of this dreaded disease, and about ten percent of…  

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Attack of the Zombies!

October 10, 2014

First a bite. Then nothing, you’re fine. However, unknown to you, that bite acted just like a needle as saliva was injected under your skin. In that saliva … a virus with no cure has begun to invade your muscle as it migrates to your nerves. Then a month or so down the road, you’re noticing loss of appetite, subtle changes to your mood, maybe even…  

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World Rabies Day: Sept. 28

September 25, 2014

When I was first asked to write about rabies, I misunderstood and started writing about babies. I have some experience in that area, having two of them currently under my roof and also being a former baby myself. Then I refocused d little bit and saw that the topic at hand was actually rabies. World Rabies Day is this Sunday, Sept. 28 and is intended to raise…  

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