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IN Animals ON 22 Jan, 2016
To all cat haters out there, here's a reason why cats are the best pets once again. Cat purrs are supposed to have healing powers in them, and these healing powers benefit the young and the old ones.
Dogs are great and friendly, but cats are almost low maintenance and they also give health benefits to their owners.
Let's check out how.
It ranges from 25-150 Hz, which is a therapeutic range for human beings.
They are also less likely to have sleeping disorders and they are at a lower risk of heart problems.
The vibrations produced by cat purrs help in - 1. Pain relief
2. Bone growth
3. Muscle or tendon repair
4. Breathlessness or asthmatic conditions
5. Healing wounds and reduction in swelling
6. Improving joint mobility
Company of a pet cat can be physically as well as spiritual calming for the owner. Hence, there is a reduction in the level of stress.
A kid sleeping next to a cat is reported to have less amount of growing pains as compared to other kids.
Your pet cat is your own form of therapy.