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May 12, 2010

The Health Benefits of Pets

By Barbara Sorensen Barbara Sorensen

According to scientific research, being in the presence of a pet can have many benefits.  In fact, the simple act of petting an animal can lower a person’s blood pressure.  In the medical profession, there are many physicians who recognize the positive impact a pet can have for an owner who may be hospitalized or […]

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