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Singing in a choir could be ‘the new exercise’

CNBC posted the following article under its "Leadership." What a great way to support your child - give them the gift of a calm heart and sense of belonging and register today!


“Exercise is one of the few activities in life that is indisputably good for us,” writes Daniel H. Pink in his new book, “When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing. ” “Choral singing might be the new exercise.”


“Choral singing calms the heart and boosts endorphin levels. It improves lung function. It increases pain thresholds and reduces the need for pain medication,” Pink claims, citing research published in Evolution and Human Behavior. It also seems to improve your outlook, boosting mood and self-esteem while alleviating feelings of stress and depression.


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