Having a pet keeps you smarter longer in old age, research suggests
on 2023-01-30 with No Comments
(Liz Braun/ Toronto Sun) — As you age, Fido can help keep you sharp.
New research from the University of Michigan has found that long-time pet owners in their mid-60s had higher cognitive scores than people of the same age group without pets.
For the Health and Retirement Study, “long-term” meant longer than five years.