Archives for September 14, 2011

Wellness Wednesday: The Benefits of Pet Companions

Roll over Tuesday, because “Wellness Wednesday” is going to the dogs. Today we walk away from the typical post to focus on our furry friends. You heard me right! Today is all about Fido (or Fifi, we don't discriminate), and the benefits that come with caring for and loving a pet! Not only do pets provide you with affection, companionship, love and understanding 24/7, they're also mentally and physically beneficial to your health. Having a furry baby not only lowers your blood pressure, cholesterol, and triglyceride levels, but it gives you a reason to burn some calories and spend time … [Read more...]