Hypnosis News

Date Posted
Article Title
7/29/2016
New Guidelines Issued for Cancer Patients' Post-Treatment Pain

Specialists urge doctors to offer alternative therapies for this widespread problem

7/28/2016
What Happens When You're Hypnotized?

Three distinct changes occur in the brain, scientists find

1/6/2016
Psych Therapies May Have Long-Term Benefits for Irritable Bowel Patients

Treatments might help ease gastrointestinal symptoms for at least six months, study finds

6/20/2014
Hypnosis May Help Improve Deep Sleep

Study finds that those highly suggestible to hypnosis can have deeper sleep after hypnotic suggestion

11/1/2012
Hypnosis May Ease Hot Flashes in Postmenopausal Women

It reduced the frequency of the symptom by nearly three-fourths, study found

10/10/2012
Science Reveals Secrets of Hypnosis

MRIs show differences in brains of people who could or couldn't be put into a trance

6/6/2012
More Proof That Healthy Habits Fight Disease

New studies look at ways to stop smoking and fight cancer, heart disease and obesity

6/14/2011
Hypnosis Plus Local Anesthesia Might Work Well for Some Surgeries

Study found it safe as general anesthesia, but experts say more research needed

7/13/2010
Can Self-Hypnosis Help Tourette Patients Control Tics?

Small study finds benefit for young people, but another expert says the research is too preliminary

7/12/2010
Coping Therapies Unlikely to Ease Kids' Stem Cell Treatment: Study

Massage, relaxation intervention produced no significant benefits, researchers say

10/13/2009
Soothing Imagery May Help Rid Some Kids of Stomach Pain

Audio recordings benefited many children with no underlying disease in study

9/25/2008
Hypnosis Cuts Hot Flashes for Breast Cancer Survivors

Patients using the technique saw episodes diminish by 68%, study finds

2/15/2008
Harnessing the Mind to Manage Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Cognitive behavioral therapy and hypnosis may help ease symptoms, research shows

8/28/2007
Hypnosis Eases Pain of Breast Cancer Surgery

Other benefits: Less anesthesia, faster recovery, less cost, study finds

5/25/2007
Treating the Mind Eases Irritable Bowel

Hypnotherapy, antidepressants can all work, experts say

5/25/2006
Mind-Body Treatments Ease Irritable Bowel

Even short courses of hypnotherapy, cognitive therapy can work, studies show

1/3/2005
Self-Hypnosis Calms Kids During Tough Procedures

Relaxation helps them tolerate pain, researchers say

7/30/2004
Hypnosis Works Better for Male Smokers Trying to Quit

Therapy helps 30% of men and only 23% of women, study finds

10/22/2003
Hypnotherapy Can Help Bowel Patients

They treat themselves and effects last, study finds

1/7/2003
Open to Suggestion?

Here's how you can find out

6/4/2001
Look into My Eyes

Hypnosis can ease the pain of arthritis