Reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease
Living with a cat helps reduce the risk of developing a heart attack by one third. And it’s not about magic, but about the amazing ability of furry purrs to relieve stress and anxiety. Thus, in humans, blood pressure normalizes, blood cholesterol levels and heart rate decrease. In general, cats have a positive effect on human lifespan. Opinion polls in the UK show that 70 percent of Britons who live to be 85 years old are cat owners.