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People live longer if they have a dog   Pet Talk

Started Nov-17 by PennyCC; 62 views.
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From: PennyCC

Nov-17

Man's best friend: Owning a dog linked to lower risk of death, study says

The scientists followed 3.4 million people over the course of 12 years and found that adults who live alone and owned a dog were 33 percent less likely to die during the study than adults who lived alone without dogs. In addition, the single adults with dogs were 36 percent less likely to die from cardiovascular disease. 

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