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A 40-year-old member asked:

What will hypnotherapy be used for other than smoking, weight loss and anxiety?

2 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Aaron Wolfson
clinical Psychology 23 years experience
Many uses: Hypnosis has been used for stress management, to minimize blood loss during surgical procedures, help individuals remember lost memories (not without significant controversy), and even to treat skin diseases.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Dr. Arthur Apolinario
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Lots of things: Conversion of labor pain to pleasure, sexual dysfunction, performance anxiety, sleep disorders, pain control, depression, post traumatic stress, relaxation, irritable bowel syndrome, cancer pain and cancer therapy, urticaria, somatization, phobias are just a few of the things I have successfully used hypnosis for.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

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