Category: Healing Arts, Health Magazine

Title:Break a Leg

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old painting of the court of death in 1820

Above: Rembrandt Peale’s The Court of Death, 1820 The brain—a magnificent organ that enables human expression— forms the most elaborate electrical network in the human body. At the…

While neuroscience research continues to uncover the mechanisms of how the brain responds to music, clinicians and patients are experiencing the benefits of creative new applications for music and healing.

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Our medicine-art journey begins in the mind, and so we open with a peek into the vast research underway across the university on neuroscience and the arts.