Care needed to reduce pet-to-human infection risk

April 20, 2015 4:20 PM

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Care needed to reduce pet-to-human infection risk

(Reuters Health) - Pets can be a source of infection, and newborns, the elderly, children with leukemia and adults with cancer are especially vulnerable, according to a new review of data from previous research.

Selecting the right pets and using safe strategies to care for them can reduce the risk, the authors write.

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