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Cats Protect Newborns Against Asthma


Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, illnesses, cats, pets, respiratory ailments, diseases )

Freya
- 31 days ago - sciencenordic.com
We know that cats keep mice away. But did you know that they can also help prevent asthma in newborns? That is the conclusion of a new study by scientists from the Copenhagen Studies on Asthma in Childhood Research Center, Denmark.



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Animae C (512)
Thursday November 9, 2017, 3:34 pm
"...the study shows that the genes behind a disease can be switched on or off depending on the environment around us."
Isn't that awesome!
Children that grow up with kitties or pups have stronger immune systems too!!!
 

Lone F (67)
Thursday November 9, 2017, 4:11 pm
Read with interest
Noted
 

Janis K (132)
Thursday November 9, 2017, 8:21 pm
Interesting thanks Freya.
 

Darren Woolsey (218)
Friday November 10, 2017, 7:24 am
AWWW
 

Colleen L (3)
Friday November 10, 2017, 12:09 pm
Interesting. Thanks Freya
 

Danuta W (1248)
Saturday November 11, 2017, 3:34 am
noted
 

Kimberly Wallace (0)
Saturday November 11, 2017, 8:46 am
Noted-TY
 

raleigh koritz (375)
Monday November 13, 2017, 12:32 am
Thanks for sharing, Freya
 

Melania P (142)
Monday November 13, 2017, 9:58 am
So cool there is scientific evidence for this; it so makes sense. Shared of course :-)
 

Kimberly Wallace (0)
Monday November 13, 2017, 12:50 pm
noted
 

Tom Tree (246)
Tuesday November 14, 2017, 2:34 pm
Interesting ... Thanks for the Info
Thank You 4 Sharing .....
 

Lesa D (5)
Wednesday November 15, 2017, 12:28 pm
finally! that old wives tale about cats stealing a baby's breath is disproved~they can actually help!
FANTASTIC post, Freya!
 
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