Dance With Us Ottawa Answers The Question: Why Is Dancing So Good for Your Brain?

published in Psychology Today by Christopher Bergland

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Dancing improves brain function on a variety of levels. Two recent studies show how different types of practice allow dancers to achieve peak performance by blending cerebral and cognitive thought processes with muscle memory and ‘proprioception’ held in the cerebellum. Through regular aerobic training that incorporates some type of dance at least once a week anyone can maximize his or her brain function.

 

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