Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Study Suggests Early-Life Exposure to Dogs May Lessen Risk of Developing Schizophrenia

Newswise imageEver since humans domesticated the dog, the faithful, obedient and protective animal has provided its owner with companionship and emotional well-being. Now, a study from Johns Hopkins Medicine suggests that being around "man's best friend" from an early age may have a health benefit as well -- lessening the chance of developing schizophrenia as an adult.