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    Klebsiella

    Klebsiella organisms were named for Edwin Klebs, the noted German bacteriologist. Klebsiella species are Gram-negative, non-motile bacilli that belong to the family of Enterobacteriaceae. The genus Klebsiella includes...

    Pantoea

    Overview Pantoea bacteria belong to a large group of organisms of the Enterobacteriaceae family, also called enteric bacilli. All...

    Medical Importance of Bacteria

    Bacteria are single-celled microorganisms that lack a nuclear membrane, are metabolically active, and divide by binary fission. Medically they are a major...

    Hypoglycemia

    What Is Hypoglycemia? Hypoglycemia is a sudden fall in the concentration of glucose in the blood below normal...

    Klebsiella

    Klebsiella organisms were named for Edwin Klebs, the noted German bacteriologist. Klebsiella species are Gram-negative, non-motile bacilli that belong to the family of Enterobacteriaceae. The genus Klebsiella includes...

    Pantoea

    Overview Pantoea bacteria belong to a large group of organisms of the Enterobacteriaceae family, also called enteric bacilli. All...

    Medical Importance of Bacteria

    Bacteria are single-celled microorganisms that lack a nuclear membrane, are metabolically active, and divide by binary fission. Medically they are a major...

    Hypoglycemia

    What Is Hypoglycemia? Hypoglycemia is a sudden fall in the concentration of glucose in the blood below normal...

    Animals

    Chesapeake Bay Retriever

    History & Overview This retriever owes his name to the large inlet on the Atlantic coast of the...

    Berger Picard (Picardy Sheepdog)

    History & Overview The Picardy Sheepdog has very ancient origins and it is believed that the breed originated...

    Alder Flycatcher

    The Alder Flycatcher belongs to the Genus Empidonax or Empids. Eleven of the 14 species of Empids breed in North America. Appearance

    Golden-crowned Kinglet

    Overview Restless, flitting movements and a very small size are good signs that the Golden-crowned Kinglet (Regulus satrapa) you...

    East Siberian Laika (Vostotchno-Sibirskaia Laika)

    History & Overview The East Siberian Laika, known in his native Russia as Vostotchno-Sibirskaia Laika, is a native...
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    Norfolk Terrier

    History & Overview The Norfolk Terrier is one of the smallest members of the Terrier group. Prior to...

    Sand Requirements For Marine Aquariums

    Washing Sand After the aquarium is in place, the first consideration is the sand. Cleanliness is of utmost...

    Female Cat Aggression

    Suddenly your household cats who have always played together started fighting, and these fights are getting serious. You don't like the uproar...

    Plant Nutrients

    Overview To make choosing a fertilizer easier, let's look first at the label. This label must give you...

    Russo-European Laika (Russko-Evropeiskaia Laika)

    History & Overview The Russian-European Laika, known in his native Russia as Russko-Evropeiskaia Laika, is a medium-size hunting...

    Inappropriate Urination

    Of all cat "accidents", inappropriate urination causes the most cleanup woes. Help prevent it by providing a clean, well-maintained, accessible litter box...

    Hermit Thrush

    Overview The song of Hermit Thrush (Catharus guttatus) is an extraordinary sequence of phrases on varying pitches. Each...

    Animals

    Dalmatian

    History & Overview The Dalmatian is one of the most famous breeds in the world and needs little description. The puppies are born pure white - the dark spots do not appear until the third week of life. The spots may be either black or liver brown. For...

    American Foxhound

    History & Overview The American Foxhound belongs to the scenthound group of dog breeds. It is believed to be descended from foxhounds imported from Europe. Foxhunting was a popular sport among the landed gentry of Maryland and Virginia as early as the first decades of the 18th century....

    Dwarf Neon Rainbowfish

    Overview Dwarf Neon Rainbowfish (Melanotaenia praecox) is native to Mamberamo River in northern Irian Jaya, Indonesia. The species is considered to be omnivorous. The average size is up to 5 cm. According to The 1994 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals, the Dwarf Neon Rainbowfish...

    Tibetan Spaniel

    History & Overview The Tibetan Spaniel is a small, intelligent, vivacious, alert dog which has been known in Tibetan monasteries for hundreds of years where it was called Gyakhi, the watchdog and pet of monasteries. The breed was also highly valued in the homes of common folks as...

    Manx Cat

    History & Overview The Manx is a mellow, even-tempered cat, friendly and affectionate. Its origins as a "working" cat are still strongly seen in the breed, and any Manx which lives an outdoor or outdoor/indoor life is a fierce, dedicated hunter. Many people call the Manx the "dog...
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    Diseases

    Syringomyelia

    What Is Syringomyelia? Syringomyelia is a disease of the spinal cord marked by...

    Grape Skins and Seeds for Type II Diabetes

    Grape phenolic compounds can be divided into two groups: non-flavonoid (hydroxybenzoic and hydroxycinnamic acids, stilbenes) and flavonoid compounds (anthocyanins,...

    Myasthenia Gravis

    What Is Myasthenia Gravis? Myasthenia gravis is an immune system disease in which...