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Infection Detection Dogs

(Hawaii News Now) -  Five dogs in Hawaii are currently being taught to provide early detection of life threatening infections.  Assistance Dogs of Hawaii (ADH) has partnered with Kapi‘olani Medical Center for Women & Children, Clinical Laboratories of Hawaii and Hawai‘i Pacific Health Research Institute on a groundbreaking research project that has the potential to improve the health and quality of life for many people with physical disabilities and provide early detection of infections in hospitalized patients.  

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