- By Vivien Williams
Mayo Clinic Minute: Do Pets Help You Live Longer?
Does owning a pet help reduce your risk of stroke and other cardiovascular events? A recent study suggests the answer is yes, especially if you're a woman over 50 who owns a cat.
Reporter Vivien Williams talks to Mayo Clinic oncologist Dr. Edward Creagan about how pets can improve your health and life.
Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (1:00) is in the downloads. Read the script.