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sound therapy

Fringe medicine
The use of sound as a therapeutic modality, which is linked to the release of hormones and other factors, including the so-called harmonic factor. Sound therapy is said to affect physiologic parameters, including breathing and heart rate, blood pressure and neuromuscular tone, and is allegedly useful in Alzheimer’s disease, hospice environments for the terminally ill, childbirth, dentistry and psychotherapy. Some sound therapists use handheld devices to apply sounds directly to the body surface, a practice of questionable efficacy.
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Until such studies are conducted, the use of sound therapy should be eclectic and patients should learn how to use sound adaptively to address different tinnitus-problem situations.
The idea behind sound therapy is to fill the silence with sounds that you find pleasant in order to distract you from the sound of tinnitus.
Traditional sound therapy includes nondenominational overtone chanting, shamanic drumming, and Buddhist singing bowls.
Ms Ahmed is planning to represent Bahrain at an international conference taking place in Delhi next March to discuss the benefits of sound therapy.
AFTER all the loud promotions for her latest film Ghanchakkar , Vidya Balan seems to be in the mood for some soothing sound therapy these days.
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Sound therapy through The Listening Program--Results of a year-long experiment with dyslexic students.
The day will offer holistic therapies, readings, sales of arts and crafts, jewellery and crystals, aura photography, sound therapy, esoteric astrology, also Reiki and crystal therapy.
Their study of 492 patients found that those treated with both techniques saw significant improvements in their quality of life after a year, compared with sufferers who underwent standard sound therapy.
Milne invented and developed a device that synergistically combined four well-researched technologies: microvibration therapy, low-level light therapy, sound therapy, and magnetic therapy.
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The Brookstone Travel Tranquil Moments alarm clock and sound therapy machine helps travelers fall into a deeper sleep and relaxation using therapeutic sounds.