Pets... good for your health!
Do you have a pet or are you thinking about getting one?
Pets provide multiple health benefits like lowering blood pressure, decreasing cholesterol, and decreasing loneliness.
They, also, provide the opportunity for exercise and socialization. But be sure to your pet to the veterinarian regularly and practice good hygiene.
For more information, search “Pets” at www.cdc.gov.
Amanda Cudney, MSN, APRN, FNP-C