Can Dogs Help Prevent Schizophrenia?

Having a dog as a child might reduce the risk for schizophrenia in adulthood by as much as 24 percent, but not for the reasons you might think. Rather than keeping the psychiatric disorder at bay via steady companionship and the emotional well-being a pet confers, a dog may ward off schizophrenia by influencing the […]
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