A 36-year-old member asked:
What role does music play in health and wellness?
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Family Medicine 50 years experience
Enormously important: I have personally seen how music can be extremely helpful in creating a soothing environment. Years ago when my father was on a ventilator in the ICU with a near-fatal pancreatitis, we brought in tapes of soothing music. He was oblivious, to our knowledge, but his nurses and respiratory therapists seemed to linger longer in his room, maybe providing a bit more care because of the music. Try this!
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Last updated Feb 3, 2015
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