- By Joel Streed
Why allergies shouldn’t prevent kids from having pets: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute
Having a pet has been proven to improve overall health, but it can be problematic for children who suffer from pet allergies. Pet dander can cause a long list of allergy symptoms, but most of them are fairly easy to treat. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Anupama Ravi, a Mayo Clinic pediatric allergy specialist, says she doesn't think the allergies they can cause should prevent families from having pets. To listen, click the link below.