US heart researchers why cats good for our health are Garry Jennings noted in a study with over 6000 patients fixed, that cat owner sought the doctor significantly less often than persons living without animals: lower the blood pressure of their holders and provide for the removal of stress symptoms. The “cat” according to international studies in the treatment of depression are particularly successful. To help those affected with cuddly units, from her soul deep. As a Purring “Ko psychotherapists” cats are therefore already in the child – and adolescent psychiatry used. Another positive effect of cats is confirmed by a recent pilot study by the University of Bremen.
Interviews and group discussions, the scientists in a senior home examined social, mental and physical effects of contact with animals. The main results were: animals feel, used to be and to take responsibility. You strengthen the feeling of togetherness and self-esteem. by Mark Philipp.