HealthRHYTHMS Research – Published Research Summary

Numerous research studies have been published in peer reviewed journals which demonstrate the health & wellness benefits of our research-based HealthRHYTHMS Recreational Music-Making (RMM) protocol. HealthRHYTHMS Group Empowerment Drumming is Remo Drum Co.’s internationally acclaimed research-based RMM program and is the basis for this research.

Impact on the Immune System Study
Strengthens the Immune System

Composite Effects of Group Drumming Music Therapy on Modulation of Neuroendocrine-Immune Parameters in Normal Subjects (2001)
Bittman MD, Berk LS,Felten DL,Westengard J,Simonton OD,Pappas J,Ninehouser M
Alternative Ther Health Med 2001: 7:38-47 Effectiveness for Employee Burnout & Turnover Reduction
Improves Mood States and Reduces Burnout

Recreational Music-Making: A Cost-Effective Group Interdisciplinary Strategy for Reducing Burnout and Improving Mood States in Long-Term Care Workers (2003)
Bittman MD, Karl T. Bruhn, Christine Stevens, MSW, MT-BC, James Westengard, Paul O. Umbach, MA
Advances in Mind-Body Medicine Fall/Winter 2003, Vol. 19 No. 3/4

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