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How one woman relieved her own grief through hypnosis

Kristin Rivas was newly married and only 21 when she started having non-neurological seizures. For months, she pursued a diagnosis as her symptoms worsened, but no doctor had an answer. Rivas had reached her emotional limit; Having upwards of 9 … Continue reading

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Mental illness is a result of misery, yet still we stigmatise it

Published on Sep 9, 2015. Original link to YouTube by clicking here. Eleanor Longden started hearing voices when she was 18. She was drugged and hospitalised, then told she was schizophrenic. It matters how we talk and think about mental … Continue reading

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The connections between emotional stress, trauma and physical pain

Chronic pain can be caused by trauma and stress. Studies have shown that chronic painmight not only be caused by physical injury but also by stress and emotional issues. In particular, people who have experienced trauma and suffer from Post … Continue reading

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False Memories

By Steven Ross Pomeroy | February 19, 2013 at Scientific American. Read whole piece by clicking here Here is an article considering modern scientific research and findings on memory. Find out how powerful our imagination is and how vulnerable we are … Continue reading

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