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Hypnosis an Effective Treatment for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders (FGID)

Your belly produces 95 percent of the serotonin in your body. That serotonin and other 29 other transmitters in your gut have a lot to do with how you sleep and whether your tummy is inflamed or calm. Hypnosis is one of the few therapies known to effectively treat symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome and other Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders (FGID). Studies suggest between 40-80% of people with IBS receiving hypnosis have symptom relief and – when tested 5 and 7 years later – the symptoms remained at bay. See this site for a compelling explanation:

Christine Dupres, CHt / Ph.D.

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