Music Might Regulate Brain Dopamine To Change Mood : Science : iTech Post

Music has been known to affect people’s mood. People who would like to change their mood listen to music that would suit what they feel. Now there might be more evidence of this as music might regulate brain dopamine to change the mood, as a study shows.

Sound in general affects the mood of a person. Noise can be distracting and can make a person feel grumpy. Music can put a person at ease, depending on what type of music is being played.

A study by imaging genetics has been done by Professor Elvira Brattico from Aarhus University. The study has been done along with the University of Helsinki in two Italian hospitals.

The study shows that music can regulate dopamine in order to change a person’s mood. While music can regulate dopamine though, its effect can be different from one person to another

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