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Jan25

British women urged to steer clear of "cut-price" gastric bands

Posted by Deborah Bates in General

British surgeons have urged women in the UK not to be tempted by the "cut-price" gastric band surgery available overseas. According to Independent.co.uk, the surgeons performing these operations may not be properly qualified or trained.... read more »

Jan20

Hypnotherapy helps woman drop five dress sizes

Posted by Paul Smithson in General

A 32-year-old woman has seen her weight fall off after having a hypnotherapy session. Kim Robinshaw described to Fleetwood Weekly News how she used to eat large portions of food every day, but her time... read more »

Jan16

"Addicts are sick people in need of care", claims Brand

Posted by Ashley Curtis in General

Former drug and sex addict Russell Brand has lamented the death of jazz singer Amy Winehouse, all the while questioning the government's attitude to addicts. In a piece for Guardian.co.uk, Brand claims the much-used tag of... read more »

Jan16

'Lifestyle choices' influence nearly half of all cancers

Posted by Chris Taylor in General

Nearly half of all cancers in the UK could be prevented if people smoked less, drank less alcohol, exercised and ate healthily, according to a major study. In one of its most comprehensive reports into... read more »

Jan16

Burn-out leads people to hypnotherapy

Posted by Paul Smithson in General

Psychological burn-out is among the problems that lead people to consider seeing a hypnotherapist, it has been noted. Hypnotherapy expert Kirsty Hanly wrote on her Huff Post Lifestyle blog that often individuals will seek therapy after... read more »

Jan16

Footballer Wes Brown's wife talks hypnobirthing

Posted by Paul Smithson in General

The wife of Premier League footballer Wes Brown has talked about her experiences of hypnobirthing and how it changed her view of childbirth. Leanne Brown told the Manchester Evening News how she tried the labour... read more »

Jan16

Gambling addict jailed for 16 months

Posted by Deborah Bates in General

A woman addicted to online gambling has been jailed for 16 months after stealing £76,000 from her employer to fund her addiction. According to Mail Online, Lucienne Mainey took money from APD Ltd over a... read more »

Jan16

Healy has "new lease of life" after quitting smoking

Posted by Deborah Bates in General

The actor Tim Healy has found a "new lease of life" after a life-threatening medical emergency caused him to stop smoking and eat more healthily. That's according to his wife Denise Welch, the star of... read more »

Jan16

Hypnotherapy can change life-long patterns

Posted by Paul Smithson in General

Patterns that people have been dealing with all their lives can be altered by hypnotherapy, according to one practitioner. Cognitive hypnotherapist Kirsty Hanly wrote on her Huff Post Lifestyle blog that many habits are formed... read more »

Jan16

Hypnotherapy helps Portsmouth author find his writing mojo

Posted by Joe Elvin in General

An author who needed hypnotherapy to help him cure an 11-year writer's block has penned a book about his beloved hometown. Matt Wingett, had been a successful author for years before a subdural haematoma caused by a... read more »