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Old 04-12-2016, 08:09 PM
 
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Hello everyone,

Just wanted to know weather cats affect the new born bababies. I heard that due to cats baby will suffer from ashtma and other diseases.

Appreciate the responses.

Thank you :-)
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Old 04-12-2016, 08:24 PM
 
Location: Floyd Co, VA
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Here's a link to an article about pets and new borns:

Study: Why Dogs and Cats Make Babies Healthier | TIME.com
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Old 04-12-2016, 08:24 PM
 
Location: zone 5
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They've done studies showing children raised with pets develop fewer allergies.

Study: Pets Halt Allergies In Infants - CBS News
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Old 04-12-2016, 09:50 PM
 
Location: Philaburbia
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Someone's been listening to old wives' tales.
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Old 04-13-2016, 12:28 AM
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I have four sons and they all grew up with cats since infancy. No health problems whatsoever. There's no need to give a cat away simply because you're having a baby. I never even considered it.
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Old 04-13-2016, 12:34 PM
 
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Why did you start 2 threads about the exact same topic?
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