Music and Health

Do Sad Songs Actually Make Us Happier?

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 02.24.2014 | Canada Living

Ever wonder why listening to sad music makes you feel better when you're down in the dumps? A new study by psychologists at the universities of Kent a...

This Is Your Brain On Jazz

CP | Lauran Neergaard, The Associated Press | Posted 02.20.2014 | Canada Music

WASHINGTON - Jazz musicians are famous for their musical conversations — one improvises a few bars and another plays an answer. Now research shows s...

Can Music Be Medicine?

CBC | Posted 06.01.2013 | Canada Living

Music boosts the body's immune system and is more effective than prescription drugs in reducing anxiety before a surgery, a research review from two p...

Quick Study: What Can Music Do For Your Mental Health?

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 12.04.2012 | Canada Living

When most of us turn on the radio or slip on our headphones, we aren't consciously seeking a way to make ourselves happier — but that is often exact...