This study needs no explanation, just a warning to be wary

This is the headline over a recent study about prostate cancer in the journal PLOS One: Feasibility of integrating canine olfaction with chemical and microbial profiling of urine to detect lethal prostate cancer.

In other words, if this really bears fruit, the next time you visit your doctor and she wants to check you for prostate cancer, all she’ll have to do is send her dog over to, well, what comes naturally to a dog anyway.

I can hardly wait.