BENEFITS OF PET THERAPY


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BENEFITS OF PET THERAPY

It’s well-known (and scientifically proven) that interaction with a gentle, friendly pet has significant benefits.
Physical Health:
• lowers blood pressure
• improves cardiovascular health
• releases endorphins (oxytocin) that have a calming effect
• diminishes overall physical pain
• the act of petting produces an automatic relaxation response, reducing the amount of medication some folks need

To read more please go to:
http://www.chronicintractablepainandyou.net/apps/forums/topics/show/12777230-benefits-of-pet-therapy

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