Researchers have found that dance develops vital human skills and reduces the risk of dementia. Brain researchers Steven Brown of Burnaby Simon Fraser University in Canada and Michael Martinez of the University of Texas conducted a study to determine which areas of the brain are ...

The Benefits of Dance to the Brain

The waltz has humble origins. The dance's name is derived from the German word for "to turn", which is Walzen. The dance has possible roots in the western Tyrol region of Austria's folk music. But some people think that the choreography is related to a couples dance from the 16th century ...

Dancing is loved all over the world. It is one of the most fun ways to get into shape, and it can do wonders for a person’s body. Dance can make a person slimmer, it can help them gain muscle, and it can also increase a person’s flexibility as well as their balancing abilities. There ...