Hypnosis instead of a pain-killing injection: researchers at the University of Trier want to know what happens in the brains of hypnotized patients. An effective treatment also depends on the subject being able to surrender control over themselves.
Hypnosis is being used increasingly in medicine – to combat pain and addictions for example. Jan Becker is a hypnotist and hypnosis coach. He often helps patients who need to lose weight or quit smoking.
Can hypnosis be used to deal with dental treatments, treat sleep disorders and asthma, and help people lose weight? Hypotherapist Harald Krutiak has the answers to these questions.
Nearly every woman in Somaliland was subjected to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) as a child. Usually, a razor blade was applied to them without an anesthetic. Campaigners want the practice stopped.
Radiating pain from the outside of the elbow to the forearm and wrist is known as 'tennis elbow.' It's a common problem, but the pain can be treated.
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