February 2019 Monthly Newsletter

Dear HCCUA Members:

Love is the answer! Research suggests that people who experience being loved are more likely to have stronger immune systems, lower blood pressure, have a greater resistance to the common cold, recover faster after illness and injury, and decreased anxiety and depression.

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Pet Care Savings

Pets can be an extension of a family, a person’s best friend, and, in some cases, a lifeline.  Spending quality time with your pets can have a positive impact on your mood as well as your physical health.  Animals can be calming stress fighters, help reduce levels of anxiety and depression, promote exercise and playful activity, encourage social interaction, and, most importantly, offer unconditional love and affection.

Statistics show that people with pets in their home have healthier hearts and lower blood pressure. In addition, people with pets are usually in high spirits, more trusting, and less lonely than those who do not have pets.  The benefits of pets extend even to the newest members of your families!  Babies raised in homes that have pets may be less likely to have allergies and asthma. Continue reading “Pet Care Savings”