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Music Enhances Brain Activity

Tuesday April 24, 2012

Music is good for us and good for our brains.  Neurobiologist, Dr. Larry Sherman reviewed the benefits of music and the lasting effects of music on our brain chemistry, structure and neural connections.  Music helps people with Parkinson’s move, improves freezing, enhances mood, sense of well-being, creativity and connects us to our world and each other. Sing, dance, pick up an instrument and increase your brain’s potential today.

Presentation by Dr. Larry Sherman  at the Bing Lounge in Portland.  Here is the link:

Learn more about music therapy and Parkinson’s disease

Monique L. Giroux, MDMonique L. Giroux, MD
Guest Blogger, Former Medical Director of NWPF

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