Many pet owners treat their animals as part of the family, spending billions on pet care, but societal norms often discourage expressions of love and grief for pets. A majority in a Pew survey, even pet owners, said there was too much emphasis on pets’ well-being. Most housing restricts pets, pet insurance is rare, and animal bereavement leave is often dismissed as a joke. While some argue that treating pets as family members trivialises human parenthood, many argue it is a deeply meaningful form of caregiving.
A division of United Healthcare, Change Healthcare, is dealing with the fallout of a cyber attack. This has heavily impacted the healthcare industry, affecting transactions