A in Montreal, Canada is working with a of doctors to help people. The doctors will prescribe visits to art galleries, of medicine. The museum is taking part in on patients to find out how art affects . The patients include people with breast cancer, eating , epilepsy and mental health problems. The museum's of education and wellness believes that art heals. He said: "We saw that the museum was good for people....If you're suffering from breast , you could come to the museum and you might feel ."
A doctor with in helping to heal people with art therapy spoke about its . She said: "There's more and more scientific that art therapy is good for your physical health." She said looking at art increases in our bodies that are for our well-being. She said these same hormones are released when we exercise. The museum's director-general said activity and art gave health benefits. She said: "I am convinced in the 21st century, [art] will be what physical was for health in the 20th ."