Music good medicine for cancer patients

Music good medicine for cancer patients

Music interventions may help cancer patients alleviate their anxiety, pain and fatigue the results of a new study suggest. The strongest effect of the musical interventions, in the 3,700 cancer patients studied, was seen in reducing a patients’ anxiety. The researchers hope their results “will encourage health care provides to consider the use of music therapy in the psychosocial care of people with cancer”

SBS news, 19/08/2016