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Science shows watching cute animals is good for your health

News Update | 27/09/2020 01:06 PM | Click to read full article

Dr. Andrea Utley put together the 30-minute montage of the cute critters. “There were some kittens, there were puppies, there were baby gorillas. There were quokkas. You know — the usual stuff that you would expect.”

The quokka, an adorable creature found in Western Australia, is often referred to as “the world’s happiest animal.”. In all cases, the study saw blood pressure, heart rate and anxiety go down in participants, 30 minutes after watching the video.

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