TOLD YOU SO….!!!!! 🙂
Edited from an online post by Gemma Busquets
So … cats are basically magic. And this can be proven. With science.
This visual and its contributors appears online with Ms. Busquets’ awesome post.
FACT: Cats can help you live longer.
But science says that in studies about pet owners versus non-pet owners, folks who owned cats had significantly fewer stress symptoms. Dog owners were #2 in low stress. And in last place? People without any pets.
And here’s the kicker: Owning a pet (cats and dogs) in general reduced stress-related blood pressure more than medication designed specifically to do that (aka ACE inhibitors).
Now, having way lower stress because of an adorable little fuzzball in your life is actually a really big deal health-wise because…
FACT: Cats can reduce the likelihood of having a heart attack! By 40%!
The University of Minnesota found that owning a cat might actually be…
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Thanks for the re-blog.
I APPRECIATE CATS—-AND THEIR EFFECT ON OUR MENTAL HEALTH!