Scientific Research & Evidence

For those who wish to investigate what evidence has been gathered from research into therapies offered, this can be a helpful place to look!

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For every branch of the sciences there are those who have researched and 

found evidence that can be used to discuss and examine outcomes.

Here you can find data that can help you to make informed choices.

I trust this can help you in your decision making processes:

Hypnotherapy (treatment by hypnosis) for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome

Cochrane:  Published: 17 October 2007  Authors: Webb AN, Kukuruzovic R, Catto-Smith AG, Sawyer SM


Randomised clinical trial: the efficacy of gut-directed hypnotherapy is similar to that of the low FODMAP diet for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome
I AP&T - S. L. Peters,C. K. Yao,H. Philpott,G. W. Yelland,J. G. Muir,P. R. Gibson
First published: 11 July 2016 80
The Handling Editor for this article was Professor Alex Ford, and it was accepted for publication after full peer-review.




Effects of Gut-Directed Hypnotherapy on IBS in Different Clinical Settings-Results From Two Randomized, Controlled Trials

ResearchGate:  February 2012The American Journal of Gastroenterology 107(2):276-85
DOI:10.1038/ajg.2011.340 - SourcePubMed

Comparison of Hypnotherapy and Standard Medical Treatment Alone on Quality of Life

in Patients with Irritable Bowel Syndrome: A Randomized Controlled Trial
NIH National Library of Medicine - PubMed Central

Korosh Shahbazi,1 Kamal Solati,2 and Ali Hasanpour-Dehkordicorresponding author3