Cats’ purring frequency has been proven to positively affect human health

In Entertainment by Megan McCormick / July 18, 2013

Just in case you needed more evidence to support the fact that cats are pretty goddamn awesome, this infographic explains the amazing benefits of a cat’s purring.

From a decreased risk of heart attack to help in healing broken bones, the frequency of a cat’s purr has been proven to help improve the health of cat owners everywhere.

No word yet as to the effects of a cat’s claws and/or hissing, or even when a cat ignores you despite your every attempt to make it love you, but hopefully that infographic is forthcoming.

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