Tag Archives: Pain management

Mindfulness and Hypnosis can quickly ease acute pain in hospital patients

By Traci Pedersen ~ 1 min read Mindfulness training and hypnotic suggestion may drastically reduce severe pain in hospital patients, according to new research published in the Journal of General Internal Medicine. The University of Utah study is the first … Continue reading

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Hypnosis for the relief and control of pain

Hypnosis is likely to be effective for most people suffering from diverse forms of pain, with the possible exception of a minority of patients who are resistant to hypnotic interventions. Findings Hypnosis is a set of techniques designed to enhance … Continue reading

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Attention guiding and hypnosis for acute pain management without medication

Acute and chronic pain is a burden to patients. To keep the medication with analgesic drugs as low as possible, additional non-pharmacological interventions prove to be useful. In chronic pain, long term hypnotic therapy is indicated. The targeted distraction, which … Continue reading

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The Arons Depth Scale: One example of hypnosis depths

Some people wonder if they are or have been really hypnotised. In many occasions, a light hypnotic trance is not only enough, but  preferable in order to work or procure changes in our inner mind. Here is an example of … Continue reading

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