Harvard Health Blog
Dogs and health: A lower risk for heart disease-related death?
By: Robert H. Shmerling, MD, Faculty Editor, Harvard Health Publishing Are you a “dog person”? You know, one of those people who talks about their dogs all the time, shares photo after photo online (or, worse, in person), and considers their dog as a semi-human member of the family? (In the interest of full disclosure, I am a dog person.)