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Dance and the Benefits of Oxytocin

  Oxytocin is the hormone our bodies make that makes us feel sociable.  It’s what gives us the desire to collaborate with each other and to help other people out.  It’s what makes mothers feel connected to their babies and … Continue reading

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Brain Science Shows Another Reason Why I Teach Dance!

I recently blogged about a science experiment that explained why teaching dance is so important to me.  It was about our natural proclivity towards being of service to others.  I’ve always been fascinated by the science of the brain and … Continue reading

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Dancing for Joy!

  I love everything about this wonderful video, but the part I want to comment on is that this is a true example of that all too rare thing: dancing for sheer joy. This young man follows his heart in … Continue reading

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