It seems that our own animals have the ability to relieve us of our troubles, or at least make our worries seem less important. The bond between pets and their owners may never be fully understood but it’s nice to know having a furry confidant around can add years to our lives.
Cats purr creates vibrations between 20 and 140 Hz. The vibrations in this range are often used in treating many diseases.
Dyspnea – Cats purr decreases symptoms of dyspnea.
Bone health – Frequencies between 25 and 50 Hz are best for sustaining bone health. Those between 100 and 200 Hz are the second ones.
Blood pressure – Interacting with a purring cat can decrease the blood pressure.
Reduce stress – Caressing a purring cat can lower the level of stress.
Heart health – Owners of cats have a lower risk of heart attack by 40%.
Wound healing – Vibrations help healing the tendons and muscles.
Other healing – Purring can cure infections and inflammation.