One Health is a multidisciplinary health approach in which human health, animal health and the environment are intertwined and affect each other. The approach is gaining popularity with physicians, environmentalists and veterinarians around the world as it increases the scope of human and animal health research, which could lead to faster and more comprehensive treatment options for human and animal patients, makes our environment more safe and sustainable. New healthcare treatments will arise from the similarities physicians and veterinarians are seeing in many diseases that affect both humans and animals.
Technology affords us ever-evolving conveniences and efficiencies, as well as risks.
October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month; however, heightened vigilance is relevant year-round. In fact, last week the director of the Central Intelligence Agency, John Brennan, said the United States now faces an “unprecedented range of threats” in the digital domain.