A brief overview of hypnotherapy research and stats

90.6% Success Rate for Smoking Cessation Using Hypnosis
University of Washington School of Medicine, Depts. of Anesthesiology and Rehabilitation Medicine, Int J Clin Exp Hypn. 2001 Jul;49(3):257-66. Barber J.

87% Reported Abstinence From Tobacco Use With Hypnosis
Johnson DL, Karkut RT. Adkar Associates, Inc., Bloomington, Indiana. Psychol Rep. 1994

81% Reported They Had Stopped Smoking After Hypnosis
Texas A&M University, System Health Science Center, College of Medicine, College Station,

Hypnosis Patients Twice As Likely To Remain Smoke-Free After Two Years
Wynd, CA. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 2005;

Hypnosis Over 30 Times as Effective for Weight Loss
Cochrane, Gordon; Friesen, J. (1986). Hypnotherapy in weight loss treatment. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology

Two Years Later: Hypnosis Subjects Continued To Lose Significant Weight
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology (1985)

Hypnosis Subjects Lost More Weight Than 90% of Others and Kept it Off
University of Connecticut, Storrs Allison DB, Faith MS.

Hypnosis More Than Doubled Average Weight Loss
Kirsch, Irving (1996). Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology

Hypnosis Showed Significantly Lower Post-Treatment Weights
Johnson DL, Psychology

Hypnosis can more than double the effects of traditional weight loss approaches
University of Connecticut, Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology in 1996

Hypnosis Reduces Frequency and Intensity of Migraines
Anderson JA, Basker MA, Dalton R, Migraine and hypnotherapy, International Journal of Clinical & Experimental Hypnosis

Hypnosis Reduces Pain and Speeds up Recovery from Surgery
Faymonville ME, Defechereux T, Joris J, Adant JP, Hamoir E, Meurisse M, Service d’Anesthesie-Reanimation, Universite de Liege

Hypnosis Reduces Pain Intensity
Dahlgren LA, Kurtz RM, Strube MJ, Malone MD, Differential effects of hypnotic suggestion on multiple dimensions of pain. Journal of Pain & Symptom Management

Hypnosis Reduces Pain of Headaches and Anxiety
Melis PM, Rooimans W, Spierings EL, Hoogduin CA,

Hypnosis Lowered Post-treatment Pain in Burn Injuries
Patterson DR, Ptacek JT, Baseline pain as a moderator of hypnotic analgesia for burn injury treatment. Journal of Consulting & Clinical Psychology 1997

Hypnosis Lowered Phantom Limb Pain
Oakley DA, Whitman LG, Halligan PW, Department of Psychology, University College, London, UK.

Hypnosis Has a Reliable and Significant Impact on Acute and Chronic Pain
Patterson DR, Jensen MP, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA USA

Healed 41% faster from fracture
Harvard Medical School, Carol Ginandes and Union Institute in Cincinnati, Patricia Brooks, Harvard University Gazette

Healed significantly faster from surgery
Harvard Medical School, Carol Ginandes and Union Institute in Cincinnati, Patricia Brooks, Harvard University Gazette

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