Listening to sad music can boost emotional well-being

A new study has claimed that listening to sad music can help cheering-up people and ultimately makes them happy.

Music therapy reduces depression in kids, teens

Music therapy can reduce depression in children and adolescents with behavioural and emotional problems, according to the largest ever study of its kind.

A healing therapy: Food for soul, music

Shruti Saxena

How about a prescription for ear soothing music to fight and overcome stress and diseases? Sounds great isn't it?

Kaithaparam to perform for patients

In a musical treat for the inmates of the government hospital here, popular singer and lyricist Kaithaparam Damodaran Namboodiri will perform to soothe their nerves as part of music therapy.

Now battle ailments using music, dance and painting

How about a prescription for dance, music and mimicry to fight and overcome trauma associated with ailments like cancer, Alzheimer`s and even heart strokes? Fret no more over a huge list of medicines, as "expressive art therapy" comes to your rescue.

Music therapy helps improve coping skills in young cancer patients

A new study has found that therapeutic music process that includes writing song lyrics and producing videos helps adolescents and young adults undergoing cancer treatment gain coping skills.

Music therapy for relieving labour pain getting popular

With medical practitioners vouching for music as a therapy to reduce pain and anxiety associated with child birth, especially among first time mothers, the trend is gaining wider acceptance.

Music found to be soothing in surgery

Music therapy helps soothe patients before, during and after surgery, besides reducing pain and speeding up recovery time, says a study.

A music therapy for inmates of Udhampur jail

In a unique experience, jail inmates enjoyed a date with music therapy as spiritual Guru Raj Kumar Dogra made a live presentation at the Udhampur district prisonon Thursday.

Doctor`s musical pill for people suffering from mental illness

A young psychiatrist has come up with a song to fight stigma attached with people suffering from mental disorders.

Music therapy for Orissa`s dalit rape victim

Super specialist doctors treating dalit rape victim of Pipili are sceptical about her complete recovery due to part functioning of her brain.

Music therapy to cure patients

Patients especially those undergoing strenuous therapy and treatment can now look forward to getting healed by ragas and world music, courtesy a musical therapy centre that opened up Wednesday in a hospital in Noida.

Music therapy may ease anxiety in cancer patients

Music therapy might help lower anxiety and improve mood in people with cancer.

Music therapy helps stroke patients

A new research claims
that music has a powerful effect on brain.

Music therapy helps stroke patients

A new research claims
that music has a powerful effect on brain.