Another immune balance hygiene hypothesis finding this week: babies exposed to dogs are healthier in the long run. Believe it?
Posted Jul 11 2012 6:24pm
The “hygiene hypothesis” proffers that infants and toddlers exposed to basic bacteria and dust/dander/pollen in their home environment may end up with a much healthier immune system that lasts for most of their life. If they are born on a farm and spend time outside among the crops and animals when they are young, they [...]