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Music As An Effective Form of Therapy

An infant in the pediatric intensive care unit is soothed by lullabies sung in tempo with the rhythm of her breathing.

A toddler recovering from surgery marches to the beat of a drum in his room, encouraging him to walk, unknowingly promoting healing. A teen freestyles, expressing his battle with cancer as he transforms the unit into a recording studio.

Music therapy may appear simply as a thoughtful service used for entertainment in a clinical setting, but it’s actually an evidenced-based form of therapy.

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Corn Farms Get More Provision

The government has allotted roughly Php900 million for the mechanization of corn farms and provision of post-harvest facilities which aim to improve the corn production of the country.

According to Department of Agriculture (DA) assistant secretary Edilberto De Luna, the DA has allocated Php380 million for the mechanization of corn farms and approximately Php520 million for the provision of post-harvest facilities for small–scale corn farmers.

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Air Quality in Utah Now Being Measured

This week, a Utah company has rolled out a special equipment that will tell people how dirty their air is.

Mike Thayne, owner of Smith Crown, showed off his particle meter to different news organizations. Smith Crown sells air purifiers, a hot commodity during bad air days.

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