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Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Dolphin Therapy Studies are Methodologically Flawed.

More data confirming that dolphin therapy may be fun, but it's hard to call it a treatment. (It's also dangerous)

As for the presumed curative powers of swimming with dolphins, researchers at Emory University who reviewed the dolphin therapy studies concluded that every one purporting to document positive health effects was methodologically flawed.

FULL ARTICLE: NY TIMES: Fido’s No Doctor. Neither Is Whiskers.

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