The power of pop and pills

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Re­searchers at São Paulo State Univer­sity have shown that mu­sic can en­hance the ef­fi­cacy of drugs in peo­ple suffering from high blood pres­sure. The project was car­ried out with two Brazil­ian part­ners, the Juazeiro do Norte Col­lege and the med­i­cal school at the Fed­eral Univer­sity of ABC, as well as Ox­ford Brookes Univer­sity in the UK. Us­ing Adele and Enya tracks, the re­searchers found that “the mu­sic sped up the ab­sorp­tion of the med­i­ca­tion by the bow­els”.

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