Give for the gift of life. Fight for a cure!
Saturday, Dec. 5th, 12:30-1:30pm
401 East Howard Street
Bring a friend to enjoy authentic Bluegrass music. All donations will be collected and given to the Music Heals Foundation. This organization provides music lessons to children diagnosed with cancer, which in tune helps "calm" the cancer within the bodies. We've all been touched in some may by this terrible disease join me in making a difference. For more information click here!http://www.musicheals.ca/about
Information about cancer
- Approximately 14,483,830 people are diagnosed with cancer every year. Along with that, 7.6 million of them die from this disease worldwide every year, out of which, 4 million people die prematurely. (ages 30-69) Donate for the cause. Donate for the people. Music can do wonders for this disease.
- Researchers from Drexel University reviewed 30 trials with a total of 1,891 participants. They included music therapy sessions with a trained music therapist and recorded music played by medical staff. Selections included relaxing music in categories that included classical, jazz, folk, rock, country and western, easy listening, new age, big band, Spanish and religious. The researchers were able to scientifically measure a significant improvement in anxiety and mood. They were also able to measure small improvements in heart rate, respiratory rate, blood pressure and pain.