Curcumin as a stress and sleep management supplement

Turmeric—or more specifically its primary bioactive compound, curcumin—is one of the most popular nutraceuticals in use today. In fact, a report1 by Grand View Research predicted that the global curcumin market will reach $94.3 million by 2022. This is consistent with a more recent report from Global Market Insights2, whose data predicts the global curcumin market will exceed $145 million by 2027.

Why is curcumin so popular? Like vitamin D, curcumin is one of those nutraceuticals for which research suggests a broad range of potential benefits. Likewise, turmeric has been used as a traditional remedy in Chinese

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Nutritional management of urolithiasis in dogs and cats

“But doc, he was on that diet you prescribed. How did he get stones again?” Does that sound familiar? Like many of you, I have heard this question countless times from owners of dogs and cats prone to stone formation. It’s frustrating for owners who have already put their pet through surgery and think that the prescribed diet will prevent future urolithiasis to discover that those pesky rocks have returned. It is equally frustrating for us to see dogs that have had 3 or more cystotomies for recurrent calcium oxalate stones or to have to manage a male bulldog with

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