Navigation Links
Hypnotherapy can be a Pain Reliever

London: A new study has found that Hypnotherapy can be used to relieve pain such as chest pain and pain due to heartburn.//

In a small study researchers randomly divided 28 patients with the condition into two groups.

The first group received 12 sessions of hypnotherapy over 17 weeks while the other group received "supportive therapy" and a placebo or dummy medicine.

According to the BMJ, the researchers found that interestingly 80 percent of the group that got hypnotherapy had significant improvement in the sense of well-being and there was a reduced the usage of painkillers and drugs prescribed to control severe chest pain. However in supportive group only three of the 13 people treated with supportive therapy and placebo had of pain relief.

The brain scan of the patients of patients treated with hypnotherapy showed that it directly affects a region of the brain, which processes the emotional content of a painful stimulus. In the past it has been shown that hypnotherapy can help in reducing levels of stomach acid. It has also been used to effectively treat irritable bowel syndrome and in treating bed-wetting in small children.

However hypnotherapy is labor intensive and can be expensive; however there is considerable potential for treatment with hypnotherapy.

The study has been published in Gut


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Non-Cardiac Chest Pain Can Be Treated By Hypnotherapy
2. The Effect Of Pain Relievers In Treating Kids With Migraine Questioned
3. FDA Proposes Stringent Warnings Labels for Pain Relievers
4. Mercks Pain Reliever Arcoxia Rejected by US Federal Advisory Panel
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:9/25/2017)... , ... September 25, 2017 , ... ... the LGBTQ Community”: a gripping look at the religious stand in the ... teachings of love and compassion. “The Ministry of Reconciliation: A Compassionate and Realistic ...
(Date:9/25/2017)... ... September 25, 2017 , ... Netmail, Inc . and ... Hadron Data Auditing and eDiscovery services to healthcare organizations as ... Hadron solution in a HIPAA/HITRUST Azure Cloud at the Microsoft Ignite #MSIgnite conference in ...
(Date:9/25/2017)... ... September 25, 2017 , ... ... Workshop, **Presented by FDAnews**, Nov. 1-3, 2017 – Bethesda, MD, http://www.fdanews.com/fdainspectionssummit ... flying colors. And then, on the tenth inspection it failed. , What went ...
(Date:9/24/2017)... BRAMTON, Ontario (PRWEB) , ... September 25, 2017 , ... ... (published by iUniverse) explores the fundamental questions of life and seeks answers in both ... Christianity . , “The searching for God is in the mind of humankind for ...
(Date:9/24/2017)... ... September 23, 2017 , ... Throughout the United States and the world, clinicians ... physicians, nurses and other providers work to give the best care possible to patients ... But U.S. Senators today are threatening to tie our hands in carrying out that ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:9/7/2017)... 2017   BioLife Solutions , Inc. (NASDAQ: ... clinical grade cell and tissue hypothermic storage and ... Rice , President and CEO, will be presenting at two ... & Renshaw 19 th Annual Global Investment Conference on ... Pacific time). The conference is being held at the New ...
(Date:9/6/2017)... --  PDI , a leader in infection prevention products ... session focused on the role of chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) ... 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Vascular ... Phoenix Convention Center in ... also feature PDI,s Prevantics® Device Swab as ...
(Date:9/5/2017)... -- Sapheneia and Scannerside received FDA 510(k) clearance to ... third-party Vendor neutral CT product that makes it affordable ... current MITA standards. ... specifically designed to provide CT operators, prior to a ... a predefined threshold. Scannerside Dose Check is intended to ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: