In a recent study, 106 children at five children’s hospitals were randomized to either receive weekly visits for four months with a therapy dog... Therapy dogs can aid kids getting cancer treatment, study shows

In a recent study, 106 children at five children’s hospitals were randomized to either receive weekly visits for four months with a therapy dog or just receive standard therapy. Children who got regular visits from the therapy dogs had less disease-related worry and had improved school function.

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