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New Study Proves that Music has same effect on pleasure centers of brain as sex, falling in love, and chocolate

Tweet Jan. 7, 2011 1:17 PM ET New YORK (AP) — Whether it’s the Beatles or Beethoven, people like music for the same reason they like eating or having sex: It makes the brain release a chemical that gives pleasure, a new study says. The brain substance is involved both in anticipating a particularly thrilling […]

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Using Music to prevent Bed Sores in Nursing Homes?

Tweet I was thrilled to open my local newspaper this morning (the Louisville Courier-Journal) and find a major news story about how music is being used in Kentucky nursing homes to prompt the staff to re-position patients who are bed-ridden.  Enjoy! Bedsores can be a serious problem for the elderly, but a University of Cincinnati […]

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