An international group of scientists made a rating of the animals that help people cope with the disease. The five leaders hit cats, dogs, horses, bees and snakes. Communication with them has a positive effect on the cardiovascular and nervous systems and contributes to the treatment and prevention of various diseases, writes likar.info.
First in the ranking was the cat. Scientists explain that stroking a cat stimulates the acupuncture points on the hands, and purring has a beneficial effect on the nervous system. Cats help a person to treat nervousness and depression.
Second place went to the dogs. They force their owners to move a lot. In turn, it is useful for the prevention and treatment of diseases of the cardiovascular system. It is also known that a dog’s saliva has antibacterial properties.
On the third place of the list was the horse. Today, these animals help people in the treatment of autism, depression, various types of dependencies.
On the fourth and fifth place are bees and snakes. Useful properties of honey and other bee products are used to treat many diseases. In addition, bee venom is a treatment for inflammatory diseases of the joints. Snake venom is used in the treatment and prevention of diseases of joints, veins. The Spa therapy with some snakes spend relaxing and analgesic massage.