Keeping cats helps children boost immunity against pneumonia.
Because we needed one more reason to love cats, Danish scientists have uncovered key facts that show owning a cat is beneficial to your child’s health.
The diseases include Asthma, Pneumonia and Bronchitis.
Sadly, dogs didn’t show the same immunity benefits as cats did. Maybe cats rule? This is a major difference between keeping cats and dogs.
A gene named TT is responsible for these diseases and prolonged exposure to cats makes the gene become inactive.
The results of the study were released a week towards World Pneumonia day which is being observed this Monday.