Tip of the Week: The Benefits of Music

“Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.” ―Plato

Music is an essential part of life, and the more time we can find for it, the better off we’ll be.

Listening to music can turn that frown upside down, and it can…

  • Decrease stress
  • Improve sleep
  • Increase physical endurance
  • Reduce depression
  • Strengthen memory
  • Speed up recovery from surgery

The perks of taking music lessons can last a lifetime. Many reports tout the positive benefits, such as increasing the following:

  • Cognitive ability
  • The ability to process speech efficiently
  • Self-control
  • Creativity

Music is a powerful, tangible way to improve our lives. Lucky for us, it is readily available.


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