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Search found 56 matches
by Adam Eason
Wed Aug 14, 2013 3:20 pm
Forum: fibromyalgia
Topic: Sleep disturbance
Replies: 5
Views: 4395

Re: Sleep disturbance

There are probably experts on this clinic who can offer more extensive responses to the subject of sleep, however I have a lot of experience in dealing with insomnia and sleep effected by FM - and the field of hypnosis does have an impressive evidence base for helping advance sleep. On a generic not...
by Adam Eason
Wed Aug 14, 2013 1:20 pm
Forum: adult medical
Topic: Pain medication
Replies: 14
Views: 8378

Re: Pain medication

Further to my previous post, the first of two articles offering up a tangible self-hypnosis pain-relief strategy has been posted here on this website: http://www.talkhealthpartnership.com/blog/2013/08/self-hypnosis-pain-blocking/ Another is going to follow, so keep tuned in to the blog here. If you ...
by Adam Eason
Wed Aug 14, 2013 11:35 am
Forum: fibromyalgia
Topic: Yoga and Meditation
Replies: 2
Views: 1099

Re: Yoga and Meditation

Although yoga and meditation are not really my sphere of competence and so cannot really offer up a comprehensive response to your query, I do know of and have seen mindfulness used in a wide range of pain relief studies and the application of mindfulness has an impressive and varied evidence base. ...
by Adam Eason
Wed Aug 14, 2013 11:26 am
Forum: fibromyalgia
Topic: Pain control - Hypnosis?
Replies: 2
Views: 1072

Re: Pain control - Hypnosis?

Whilst some doctors will maybe recommend good, evidence-based hypnotherapists, it is rarely offered on the NHS I am sorry to say. I receive numerous referrals from GPs in my locality, but they are not funded by the NHS. A good quality hypnotherapist tends to be £60-100.00 per hour, so I can understa...
by Adam Eason
Wed Aug 14, 2013 9:39 am
Forum: fibromyalgia
Topic: ME and fibro pain treatment
Replies: 2
Views: 2699

Re: ME and fibro pain treatment

Hello there,

I just responded to a similar question in a different section of this clinic, the response may be of use/interest to you:

viewtopic.php?t=4495

Best wishes, Adam.
by Adam Eason
Wed Aug 14, 2013 9:34 am
Forum: adult medical
Topic: Pain medication
Replies: 14
Views: 8378

Re: Pain medication

Hello Jen, have you explored or considered the option of hypnosis for pain relief? Pain relief is one of the best evidence-supported applications of hypnosis and self-hypnosis. I shall not bore you with a wide range of studies, though if you or anyone else reading this would like some references, yo...
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