Should You Listen To Music At Work?
Listening to background music at work may hurt you more than help you if you are an adult. But it's complicated. According to a study, music can have a positive physiological effect on adult ADD patients. Listening to music boosts levels of neurotransmitter dopamine, a brain chemical that triggers the pleasure center of the brain and can help people focus.
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Music had to be experienced in person before the invention of the phonograph in 1877. (0:49)
Listening to music can trick our brains into thinking less time has passed than actually has. (2:28)
Listening to music releases dopamine in your brain. (4:14)