music and the pleasure center of the brain

Ken Longfield
Ken Longfield
last year
906 posts

Thanks for sharing that article, Dusty. I found it informative and interesting.


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Dusty Turtle
Dusty Turtle
last year
1,602 posts

Here's an interesting online article about research being done at McGill University that has found that music we like stimulates the same part of the brain that responds to certain pleasure signals, especially pleasure related to survival, such as eating food when you're really hungry.

Dusty T., Northern California
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