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Weight loss surgery ruined woman's marriage

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A woman desperate to lose weight spent £8,500 on gastric band surgery, which has left only able to eat melted chocolate. Joanna McDermott thought the surgery would change her life for the better, but three years... read more »


Binge eating affects body for years

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Binge eating can have long term effects on a person's body size and fat storage, even after the weight gain is lost. Researchers conducting a study in Sweden found that those who increased their calorie intake by... read more »


Ten fold rise in weight loss surgery

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The number of people in England having weight loss surgery on the NHS has increased ten fold in less than a decade. Surgery statistics indicate that in the year 2000 just 238 patients had a gastric... read more »


New technique helps ME sufferer

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A woman has told how therapy which combines the principles of clinical hypnotherapy, neuro-linguistic programming, osteopathy and life coaching helped her combat ME. When Janice Benning was in her twenties she was diagnosed with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME)... read more »


Hypnotherapy sessions inspire acclaimed author

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An author from Shropshire has told literature website Love Reading how a series of hypnotherapy sessions allowed her to go back in time and find inspiration for an acclaimed series of novels. J.A. Gordon drew inspiration for her second novel, 'The Weight... read more »


German hypnotherapy association pushes dental anxiety treatment

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A new hypnotherapy association based in Germany has been formed to promote the use of hypnotherapy in helping people deal with the tension and stress that dental treatment can cause in many people. Hypnotherapists help many... read more »


Anxiety drugs help Jemima Khan fly

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Jemima Khan has revealed that she still takes medication to treat the anxiety she feels when flying. Ms Khan the ex wife of Pakistan cricket captain Imran Khan told The Telegraph that she has always been... read more »