Friday, January 17, 2014

Music Tickles Strong Memories

A new study backs the obvious notion that a song can evoke strong memories. It also reveals that you don't even have to hear a song for the past to come flooding back.  In fact, most people have an amazing ability to effectively hear songs that aren't even being played.

Music Benefits Both Mental and Physical Health

The finding came from the first-large scale review of 400 research papers in the neurochemistry of music which found that music can improve the function of the body's immune system and reduce levels of stress.