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Mind Candy

Music is more than something to do some off key warbling to, it is in a sense real medicine. Music is not likely to get rid of your head cold, heal broken bones magically, or make you hair grow thick and lustrous 15 years after it fell out – it’s not magic. Music can however do several things that science can legitimately prove as accurate that are worth knowing about that can improve your overall health and/or mental functionality.

Have you ever heard of the Kenny Rogers Effect? Probably not, but you may have heard of it “Melodic Intonation Therapy.”  It’s sometimes called the Kenny Rogers Effect because as legend has it that just happened his music is what was chosen by the researcher who conducted the first definitive study on IMT otherwise we might have Barry White Effect. What researchers found after playing music for patients that have brain…

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