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Cats purr at 27 - 44 hertz, and exposure to similar sound frequencies is known to improve bone density in humans.
One speculation is that it is a signalling mechanism between mother cat and nursing kittens.
Female cats are known to purr while giving birth, and this may be to reduce the pain and also assist post-natal healing.
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