There are a lot of doggos out there trained to aid those who have certain diseases like diabetes. But how many illnesses really can trained doggos detect?
– Some dogs are trained to detect diseases of people.
– The most common disease being detected is diabetes.
– However, latest researches claimed that dogs can also detect…
The latest disease that dogs can detect is Malaria. Just recently, researchers presented their findings that dogs could tell whether a person had malaria through smelling their socks. Because of this breakthrough, dogs can now tell whether or not a child has malaria even if the child is now showing any of the disease’s symptoms. Another is prostate cancer. Back in 2015, Italian researchers trained two German shepherds to detect such disease.
Also on the list is the Parkinson’s disease. Dogs can actually detect if a person has the disease years before the symptoms actually start showing.
Read more here- https://www.theguardian.com/