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Songs Become Journal Studies in #MusicAsMedLit

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Sometimes, reading a heavy journal article can be a bit underwhelming. Maybe they have vague claims, or use language that makes your eyes droop. But wouldn’t every journal article based on music be something to sit up and dance to? This week on Twitter, #MusicAsMedLit took off, turning your favorite songs into medical studies.

It started with a call to action and a challenge:

That got the creative juices of Twitter flowing and gifted us with numerous amazing tweets:

What song would you make into a study? Leave your idea in the comments below!

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