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Category: Medicine

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Can I Give My Cat Pedialyte?

Can Cats Have Pedialyte? The modern developed world has many perks, but by far one of the biggest is the fact that a stomach bug is significantly less likely to kill us than it was our ancestors. While diarrhea often spelled disaster for people living a few hundred years ago, we

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Can I Give My Cat Zyrtec?

Can I Give My Cat Zyrtec? Springtime often conjures up images of running through fields of flowers, setting up elaborate picnics near blooming orchards, and casting off our heavy winter coats in favor of light long-sleeved shirts. We look forward to sitting outside reading a book with our cats in

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Can I Give My Cat Tums?

Can I Give My Cat Tums? The only thing more terrifying than a sick child is a sick pet. Though we (hopefully) find ourselves slightly more invested in our child’s wellbeing than in our furry friend’s wellbeing, the fact of the matter is that we feel responsible for both of

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Can I Give My Cat Probiotics?

Can I Give My Cat Probiotics? When we first find out that our bodies contain higher numbers of bacteria than they do actual human body cells (really), we are horrified—school children shudder, adults obsessively Google search in the hopes that they’re being lied to, and people of all ages seriously

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Can I Give My Cat Fish Oil?

Can I Give My Cat Fish Oil? Along with new research, new diets, and new theories on optimal health come new dietary supplements. These days, one of the most popular supplements is fish oil, which busy moms, body builders, and yoga gurus alike claim will bring you boundless energy, vitality,

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Can I Give My Cat Benadryl?

Can I Give My Cat Benadryl? Many of us deal with allergies at least briefly in the spring or the fall, and though some severe allergies require prescription strength medications, most of us get by with a box of tissues and a couple doses of Benadryl. Benadryl is one of

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Can I Give My Cat Aleve?

Can I Give My Cat Aleve? One of the best things about being human in the modern world is medical science. While our ancestors were left with “just deal with it”—or worse, leeches— we have a wide variety of over-the-counter medications meant to treat our everyday ailments. Whether we are

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