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All Posts Tagged With: "medicine"

Music and Medicine: Music Therapy for Infants

Dr. Joanne Loewy demonstrates the use of the Gato box, which can replicate the sound of the mother's heartbeat, for music therapy administered to infants.

May 21st, 2009 | 13 comments

Music and Medicine: Flute Therapy

At Beth Israel hospital in New York, doctors are experimenting with using the music of the flute to measure the impact of music therapy on patients with chronic lung disease.

May 21st, 2009 | 23 comments

Music and Medicine: Music Therapy for Neurological Conditions

Concetta Tomaino explains how music therapy can have exciting results for patients with neurological conditions because of the enriched sensory stimulus that it allows.

May 21st, 2009 | 7 comments

Music and the Brain: Parkinsonsism and Music’s Ability to Heal

Oliver Sacks explains his first experience as a physician where he saw music transform Parkinson's patients into state where they could move and converse again.

May 21st, 2009 | 16 comments

Cognition: How Music Can Reach the Silenced Brain

Music therapist Concetta M. Tomaino says music seems to able to reach us when movement, memory, speech, and emotion have to all appearances been destroyed by injury or disease.

May 20th, 2009 | 36 comments

Interview with Daniel Levitin: Part Three

In part three of Daniel Levitin's interview, learn about the medical implications of the research investigating the relationships between cognition and music.

May 20th, 2009 | 5 comments

Lesson Plan 2: We’ve Got Rhythm: Media Resources

Here you can find the media resources to accompany The Music Instinct Lesson Plan 2: We've Got Rythm.

Apr 10th, 2009 | 2 comments

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