Heart health linked to owning a dog, science explains

APR 01, 2020 AT 12:29 PM

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Out of the patients studies, 24.3% had a dog, and additionally, it just so happens this group of people smoked less, were more physically active, and had ideal levels of blood glucose and “good” cholesterol compared with other participants. These and other physical parameters resulted in better cardiovascular health and a lower risk of heart disease.

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