COVID-Sniffing Dogs Coming to a TSA Checkpoint Near You

COVID-Sniffing Dogs Coming to a TSA Checkpoint Near You

by Amy Lupica, ODP Staff Writer COVID tests can be confusing–which type do you need? How accurate are they? For everyone who has suffered through these invasive tests, there’s good news: new evidence shows that dogs are able to sniff out COVID-19. A French study has found that trained dogs could detect the presence of […]

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Protecting Nature Protects Human Health–We Need to Be Better At Both

Protecting Nature Protects Human Health–We Need to Be Better At Both

As people begin to build and expand into more wild areas, it’s more likely that they’ll come in contact with viruses that circulate in animals. In fact, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that three-quarters of “new or emerging” diseases that infect humans originate in nonhuman animals. As we’ve learned from […]

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