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Ways Pets Can Improve Your Health on MedicineNet.com

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Owning a pet can reduce stress and improve many aspects of your health. But not everyone is cut out for pet ownership.
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10 ways owning a pet benefits your health

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Find out how your four-legged friend can help boost your well-being.

 

...Pet owners know how much their furry friend improves their quality of life. But it’s not all about unconditional love — although that actually provides a wellness boost, too. On an emotional level, owning a pet can decrease depression, stress and anxiety; health-wise, it can lower your blood pressure, improve your immunity and even decrease your risk of heart attack and stroke. But the positives don’t stop there. Read on to discover all of the incredible health benefits that can come with owning a pet.....

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ASDs and Animal Assisted Therapies | Articles | Interactive Autism Network Community | Share. Research. Discover.

ASDs and Animal Assisted Therapies | Articles | Interactive Autism Network Community | Share. Research. Discover. | how pets can help your health | Scoop.it

There are several roles an animal may play in the life of a person who is ill or living with a disability, from brightening their day to protecting them from harm. It has also often been suggested that a variety of animals, from horses to dogs to dolphins, can provide actual therapy for a person.

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10 ways owning a pet benefits your health

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Pet Therapy: How Animals And Humans Heal Each Other : NPR

Dogs, cats, birds, fish and even horses are increasingly being used in settings ranging from hospitals and nursing homes to schools, jails and mental institutions.
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How Pet Therapy Can Help Autism - Autism Center - Everyday Health

How Pet Therapy Can Help Autism - Autism Center - Everyday Health | how pets can help your health | Scoop.it
dolphins to dogs, animals can be therapeutic for children with autism. Learn about the benefits of pet therapy for autism at Everyday Health.
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The Truth About Cats and Dogs: Pets Are Good for Mental Health of ‘Everyday People’

The Truth About Cats and Dogs: Pets Are Good for Mental Health of ‘Everyday People’ | how pets can help your health | Scoop.it
Study finds thinking about one’s pet is as beneficial as thinking about friends.
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Health Benefits of Pets | CDC Healthy Pets Healthy People

Pets provide many benefits to humans. They comfort us and they give us companionship. However, some animals can also pass diseases to people. These diseases are called zoonoses.
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How Owning a Dog or Cat Can Reduce Stress

How Owning a Dog or Cat Can Reduce Stress | how pets can help your health | Scoop.it
There are many health benefits of pet ownership.

.... For those who love animals, it’s virtually impossible to stay in a bad mood when a pair of loving puppy eyes meets yours, or when a super-soft cat rubs up against your hand. Research supports the mood-enhancing benefits of pets ....

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Ways Pets Can Improve Your Health on MedicineNet.com

Ways Pets Can Improve Your Health on MedicineNet.com | how pets can help your health | Scoop.it
Owning a pet can reduce stress and improve many aspects of your health. But not everyone is cut out for pet ownership.
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What are the Health Benefits of Owning a Pet

What are the Health Benefits of Owning a Pet | how pets can help your health | Scoop.it
Owning a pet can ward off depression, lower blood pressure, and boost immunity. It may even improve your social life.
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How Pets Help You Live Longer

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One of the benefits of pet ownership, that is mentioned in numerous studies, are those obtained through the touching of our pets and the closeness of the relationship with them. Read on to learn how pets help keep adults, and children, healthier.

 

..  Numerous research studies and polls in the United States, Great Britain and Australia have all shown that pet owners believe their pets are good for them physically, mentally and emotionally, and scientific research has shown the pet owners to be correct ....

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Stressed At Work? How Fido Can Help

Stressed At Work? How Fido Can Help | how pets can help your health | Scoop.it
Here's a way to de-stress at work that we can get behind: Bring your dog to work! New research from Virginia Commonwealth University showed that bringing dogs to work could lower stress and increase employee satisfaction.
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Top 5 Ways Pets Improve Our Health : Healthy Pets : Animal Planet

Top 5 Ways Pets Improve Our Health : Healthy Pets : Animal Planet | how pets can help your health | Scoop.it
Can pets really improve your health? Take a look at five incredible ways a pet can make it all better.
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CDC Features - Healthy Pets Healthy People

CDC Features - Healthy Pets Healthy People | how pets can help your health | Scoop.it
There are many positive benefits of owning a pet; however, it's important to know that some animals may carry germs that can be spread to people and cause illness.
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Dogs 'help families with autism'

Dogs 'help families with autism' | how pets can help your health | Scoop.it
Dogs can help reduce stress in parents of children with lifelong developmental disability autism, a study suggests.
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Heated Pet Beds

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Are you looking for Heated Pet Beds to keep your dog or cat warm and comfortable in cold weather? Here is a selection of the the best heated beds for pets from top manufacturers of pets' products.

 

Heated pet beds radiate enough low level heat to keep your pets cozy and comfortable, and they come in various sizes and style to suit small and bigger pets.

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Puppy Love: Pet Owners Are Happier, Healthier

Puppy Love: Pet Owners Are Happier, Healthier | how pets can help your health | Scoop.it
Pets are good sources of social and emotional support for everyone, not just people facing health challenges.
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BBC NEWS | Health | Dog-owners 'lead healthier lives'

BBC NEWS | Health | Dog-owners 'lead healthier lives' | how pets can help your health | Scoop.it
The health benefits of owning a dog outstrip those enjoyed by cat owners, according to research.
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How Pets Improve Your Health - Pet Corner - Entertainment - Military.com

How Pets Improve Your Health - Pet Corner - Entertainment - Military.com | how pets can help your health | Scoop.it
Companion pets do more than make us smile; they're actually good for our health.
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27 Ways Pets Can Improve Your Health – WebMD Slideshow

WebMD illustrates how pets can improve your health.
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