The healing powers of music: repairing brain damage

I have already written several blog posts about the healing powers of music. It’s interesting just how many times music is used for healing purposes; from relaxation to recovering from cancer. According to science, music can have a powerful effect on repairing brain damage. Patients with left-side brain damage who can no longer speak can…

Can music really slow down the ageing process?

A very interesting new study has revealed that music can help slow down the ageing process. Think this sounds too good to be true? then read on…. Researchers in the Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory at Northwestern University in the US, measured the automatic brain responses of younger and older musicians and nonmusicians to speech sounds. They discovered that older…