Proposing Kansas City Vet & Doctor Collabo
A recent Kansas City talk about the future of healthcare focuses on a possible collaboration betwixt veterinarians and doctors.
Take a look:
Zoobiquity and Kansas City's Animal Health Corridor
In the book Zoobiquity: The Astonishing Connection Between Human and Animal Health, co-author Kathryn Bowers examines a surprising litany of medical and even psychological ailments that affect humans and other species including breast cancer in jaguars and bulimia in beluga whales.
Bowers gave the keynote speech at the Kansas City Area Life Sciences Institute's 2013 Animal Health Research Symposium on August 26, 2013.
I'm pretty sure I saw an episode of Seinfeld based on this premise. Nevertheless, in the age of Obamacare and amid Medical Industrial Complex . . . Maybe po'folk seeing a vet is the best solution available for those without better options or maybe folks who just want some of those anti-depressant horse pills.