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#1832299 - 01/26/12 12:45 PM 17 Excellent Studies About Music, The Brain, and Your Health
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17 Excellent Studies About Music, The Brain, and Your Health
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For years, nurses and other health care professionals have known that music has positive effects on the brain. Indeed, the complexities of music are thought to stimulate brain function. On top of that, there also seems to be an effect of music on health. Some health care professionals note that music therapy can help in a variety of ways, leading to increased chances of recovery.

You can see for yourself that music can be a boon to many. Music can help make you smarter and keep your brain functioning, and it can also be a positive influence on your health. Here are 17 studies about music, the brain and your health:

Music and the Brain

There is a connection between music and the brain, and it is one that shows enhanced brain function. Music can help the brain develop better in children, as well as help reduce memory loss in older adults. The way you interact with music is part of your brain structure. Here are some studies about how music affects the brain.

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Music and Health

Music therapy can be helpful for your health, reducing stress and providing other positive outcomes. Music can actually help regulate physical functions in your body, such as heart rate and breathing. Read these studies about how music can impact your health.
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#1832546 - 01/26/12 08:10 PM Re: 17 Excellent Studies About Music, The Brain, and Your Health [Re: Piano World]
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Thanks for the links Frank, definitely worth looking into smile

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#1833061 - 01/27/12 04:57 PM Re: 17 Excellent Studies About Music, The Brain, and Your Health [Re: Piano World]
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