Now that economies and offices are opening back up to in-person work, employers are reevaluating workplaces to ensure the continued health and safety of their employees.
In addition to their many tricks, the talented dogs have been trained to help their owner with an astounding range of household tasks.
"It's like my immune system went on vacation," Alsina said in a 2019 video posted to Instagram.
"Each and every story and each and every connection made is why we do what we do."
"Sure, the coronavirus is contagious, and my illness is not. But on any given day, a sneeze on the subway or a flu-carrying coworker can set my health back, causing me to overuse my sick days and risk financial stability."
The increase in the use of medications reflects the growing rate of chronic diseases in the country.