Archive: February 2015

Vet Students Around The World - Meet Bhavisha Patel (Part 1)

Published: February 26, 2015
We think veterinary students are awesome! Together with the International Veterinary Students’ Association, we are bringing you the stories of vet students around the world.
Meet Bhavisha Patel – vet student from Bristol, UK and education coordinator at the IVSA.

Tell us about yourself!

I am British by nationality but I originate from Kenya and India. I have never desired to be anything else other than a vet, even though I never had a pet before. The closest to a pet my family would ...

World Cancer Day 2015: Not beyond us

Published: February 03, 2015
1 out of 3 people will develop cancer in their lifetime. Currently, 4.2 million aged over 69 die because of this disease every year[1]. We will all be affected in some way as individuals, friends, family, or colleagues.

Today’s #WorldCancerDay, under the tagline ‘Not beyond us’, focuses on healthy living, early detection, treatment for all, and maximizing quality of life for cancer patients.

And did you know that therapy dogs can help support cancer patients in recovery? A recent ...