I knew there was a reason for keeping the little monsters around.
They can significantly reduce stress-related increases in
*** pressure, even among people with highly demanding jobs,
scientists said Sunday at an American Heart
Association meeting. Researchers at the State University of New York at
Buffalo, studying 48 stockbrokers already taking a medication called
Lycinprol for hypertension, found that those who
obtained a pet reduced by half the increase in *** pressure
that came with stress.
Pets beat spouses on tests