Meet Mikey, a young Australian shepherd mix. He was brought to the shelter as a stray and was very scared. It took him a few days to even want to come out of the corner, but he’s warming up. He knows all of the basic commands and walks nicely on a leash. If you would like to visit Mikey or any other pet available for adoption at the Humane Society of the Ochocos, call 541-447-7178 or view the animals at www.humanesocietyochocos.com.
The reality: That is not true, said Dr. Richard Koller, a Bend neurologist. A sneeze does increase the pressure inside the skull a little bit, he said. People have worried that sneezes may kill brain cells because other things that increase pressure on the brain, such as some types of stroke, can lead to brain cell death or even the death of the person. However,… ... more