Benefits of Fishkeeping
- Keeping an aquarium and watching those beautiful fish swimming in the tank is a great way of reducing your stress levels and your blood pressure. Numerous studies have shown that watching aquarium fish can make you feel calm, reducing feelings of anxiety which in turn help bring down your blood pressure. This is the reason why many doctor’s and dentist’s waiting rooms have aquariums and you’ll feel a little bit more chilled by the time you get to see your physician!
- More studies have indicated that children’s curiosity make them want to watch the fish activities and they feel much calmer while, and after, watching fish, as children also get a feeling of calm and peacefulness from aquarium fish. This will help to steer the children from their usual hyperactive activities.
- Purdue University’s Dr Nancy Edwards and Dr Alan Beck studied the effects on Alzheimer’s patients’ appetite while they watched aquarium fish during meal times. The study showed that those patients who had the live aquarium stayed at the dinner table for longer and ate 21% more food as compared to previous (*source: The Benefits of Aquarium unto Alzheimer’s patients)
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