The American Journal of Public Health reviewed shamanic drumming in its April 2003 edition, concluding that drumming activities induce holistic modes of consciousness through synchronous brain activity and provide a vital connection with the spiritual dimensions of human health that have been lacking in modern societies. Research reviews indicate that drumming accelerates physical healing, boosts the immune system and produces feelings of well-being, and release of emotional trauma.
Having studied accoustical architecture, I am a huge believer in sound therapy. Sound vibration and the way it interacts with the material is incredible. Think of the effect that music has on your mood. Music decreases cortisol production. Music Therapy - A really good vibe for health and wellness