Hypnosis for Common Medical Issues


INTRODUCTION I have been researching and reading through a plethora of websites, articles, journals and papers looking for studies and research into the use of hypnosis for common medical issues, because despite hypnosis becoming more popular as a treatment methodology, there are still many misconceptions as to its efficacy. Thankfully more and more studies show… Read More

Hypnosis and Arthritis


Arthritis is something known to most people, either through direct experience or knowing a family member or friend who suffers with it, and it can be highly debilitating through loss of mobility and function of joints as well as the pain involved. My wife and me both have osteoarthritis so this was personally very interesting… Read More

Hypnosis and Alzheimer’s Disease/Dementia


I have seen first hand the effects of dementia on my grandmother, and it was horrendous to see the person I knew and loved fade away. In the last few months of her life, the occasions when she recognised me where less and less frequent and it was such a joy when the light was… Read More

The Positive Physical and Psychological Effects of ProArgi9 Plus: L-Arginine and Nitric Oxide


      We’ve known about the health benefits of nitric oxide for a long time, even before scientists were aware of its presence in the human body. Nitroglycerin, a drug that works on nitric oxide pathways, was adopted as a medical therapy for angina and high blood pressure in the 1880s, yet another century passed before… Read More

Addictions and Hypnosis


This is a subject that is highly relevant to my work at the moment as I am involved in a pilot project in Aberdeenshire working with drug and alcohol addiction, so I have been re-reading these research papers again myself. There are many levels to addiction and also influence from and transference from other presenting… Read More

A Look At the Link Between PTSD and Substance Abuse


Post Traumatic Stress is an extremely emotionally debilitating state resulting in intense anxiety, intrusive memories and vivid flashbacks that interfere with daily life. Often individuals with Post Traumatic Stress turn to drugs and/or alcohol as a way to numb their emotional and psychological pain or to gain some measure of control in their lives. Unfortunately,… Read More

What’s the Deal With Hypnotherapy?


Lets face it, none of us are perfect and being brutally honest, no one is. Just like me, I am sure that there are things you know you could change, small tweaks that might make your life more satisfying, more rewarding and fulfilling. Perhaps changing a bad habit for a useful new one, overcoming a… Read More