Dog ownership linked to lower mortality rate

Posted by on November 17, 2017 12:51 pm
Categories: Top News

A team of scientists have used national registries of more than 3.4 million Swedes aged 40 to 80 to study the association between dog ownership and cardiovascular health. Their study shows that dog owners had a lower risk of death due to cardiovascular disease or to other causes during the 12-year follow-up.

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