Stress relief through companionship has an inherent benefit to people's overall health, so it is not surprising that dog owners display a lower risk of heart disease," said Dr Satjit
Bhusri, a cardiologist at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City.
Singh, Chief executive and registrar, General Optical Council, Harley Street, London
Registrar of the GOC, Satjit
Singh, has written to Mr McFarlane reminding him that optometrists do not have to provide PD measurements when providing an eye test.
Samantha Peters (pictured), who has worked in the health sector for 11 years, leading the British Society of Rheumatology, is expected to take up the position from March 28, and will replace Satjit
Singh, who has held the post in an interim capacity since 2010.
Singh, GOC chief executive and registrar, said: "I am delighted that Anna has been confirmed as GOC Chair.
He will deliver the petition and a strong-worded letter to GOC chief executive and registrar Satjit
Singh, chief executive and registrar, added: "We have taken the initiative, scrutinised costs, and made some bold decisions which will benefit registrants whilst continuing to promote good eye care.