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10 Feel-Good Playlists

Feeling blue? Listen to some songs you love and you'll improve your state of mind, according to a new McGill University report. Music triggers the brain to release dopamine, the same chemical that increases during pleasurable actions like eating and having sex. Check out a few of our smile-inducing tunes and crank them to boost your mood.

By Heather Eng, Irina Gonzalez and Christine Mattheis

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"Any Way You Want It/Lovin' Touchin' Squeezin'"

"Borderline/Open Your Heart"

"Hair/Crazy in Love"

"Halo/Walking on Sunshine"

"It's My Life/Confessions"

"Loser Like Me"

"Singin' in the Rain/Umbrella"

"Start Me Up/Livin' on a Prayer"

"Stop! In the Name of Love/Free Your Mind"

"Thriller/Heads Will Roll"

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