What conditions can hypnotherapy be used for?

Hypnotherapy has many applications. It can be used to treat: asthma, phobias, bedwetting, additions, stress, tinnitus, weight loss, eating disorders, gastrointestinal issues, tension headaches, insomnia, alopecia, skin disorders, warts, pain, fibromyalgia, smoking cessation allergies, childbirth, athletic performance, academic performance, dental procedures, among others. It can also be used pre and post surgery to help alleviate anxiety and reduce pain. Recent applications to replace anesthesia are emerging.

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