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Music Calms the Nerves Before Surgery

 

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Listening to the ‘world’s most relaxing song’ can be a calming as taking medication, according to a study in the British Medical Journal. University of Pennsylvania academics now want to look at different types of music and how they can be used as music therapy. Patients were played the song Weightless by UK band Marconi Union for three minutes whilst getting a local anesthetic.

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