• Doctor “Prescribes” Dog To Obese Man & It Saves His Life

    27 days ago - By iHeart Dogs

    In 2010, Sales Manager Eric O'Grey's health was in serious danger. He was just 51, but years of carrying nearly 200 extra pounds of weight had taken its toll. O'Grey had Type II Diabetes, high cholesterol, unregulated blood pressure, and was taking 15 different medications each day. He sought the advice of a naturopathic doctor and was shocked by her unconventional prescription. She told him to get a dog.
    “She knew my underlying problem wasn't medical, it was being reclusive,” O'Grey told PEOPLE .
    He contacted the Humane Society of Silicon Valley and jokingly asked if there was a...
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