An expat Californian building a new life via the tango in Buenos Aires since 2003, including information on learning the tango and where to dance it in Buenos Aires.

Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Wordless Wednesday

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
As most of you know, I'm a two-time survivor--yes, a Cancer Dancer. Let's all work to eradicate this devastating disease. And to maintain hope.


Johanna said...

Just had my one-year post treatment scans :-)

Amazing how time flies.

Johannes said...

Maybe this may has not have a lot to do with argentine tango at first sight, but....have a look at


It might be that dancing creates an enormous amount of Oxytocin

The Benefits of Oxytocin

Love - Oxytocin
Anti-stress hormone
Feeling calm and connected, Increased curiosity
Lessens cravings & addictions
Increases sexual receptivity
Positive feelings
Facilitates learning
Repairs, heals and restores
Faster wound healing
Diminishes sense of pain
Lowers blood pressure, Protects against heart disease