Hypno-sedation alternative to general anesthesia

New research shows that hypnosedation is a valuable alternative to conventional general anesthesia. is a technique which combines hypnosis, conscious sedation (where drugs are used to make the patient comfortable and relaxed while remaining conscious), and local...
Study IDs brain areas altered by hypnosis

Study IDs brain areas altered by hypnosis

By scanning the brains of subjects while they were hypnotized, researchers at the School of Medicine were able to see the neural changes associated with hypnosis. Your eyelids are getting heavy, your arms are going limp and you feel like you’re floating through space....

Neuroscience gets serious about hypnosis

Hypnosis is synonymous with stage entertainment where the performer puts volunteers from the audience into a trance and commands them to do embarrassing things. This makes it sound like a joke, but in fact hypnosis is a real phenomenon and it is proving increasingly...
Research Validates Weight Loss Hypnosis

Research Validates Weight Loss Hypnosis

Hypnosis has been an effective tool in the obesity battle. Here are 4 studies supporting the effect of weight loss hypnosis. Weight loss continues 2 years later: 109 people completed a behavioral treatment for weight management either with or without the addition of...