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Irritable Bowel Syndrome

IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome)

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a very common ailment causing discomfort and pain generally focused in the digestive system. If you’ve got irritable bowel, hypnosis is readily available to offer you information and help handling the effects linked to the issue.

Outward indications of IBS are generally: tummy pains, diarrhoea, bowel problems, heartburn, flatulence, queasiness and bloated tummy. IBS can contribute towards numerous health concerns and difficulties in addition to being known to trigger depressive disorders in a number of afflicted individuals. Whilst the disorder is well known, it is still quite troublesome for those living with it on a day to day basis. Signs and symptoms for some victims only appear around mealtimes or after ingesting particular foods. A lot of people go through life crippled through the ailment, putting up with pains each and every day.

The factors that cause irritable bowel are unknown. In general it is thought that an elevated tenderness in the digestive tract causes the problems. Psychological aspects like stress and panic attacks can bring on the symptoms of irritable bowel or cause them to become worse. Quite a few people suffer slight symptoms of IBS and worry that the signs are something more serious and this anxiousness and worry then makes the symptoms more intense. Some people can become stressed over how the signs and symptoms are influencing them and worry the symptoms may worsen. Occasionally when we foresee something it can then make the outcome predictable. For example if anxiousness triggers IBS signs and symptoms and we’re anxious about these symptoms they will unavoidably occur due to the initial anxiousness.

There is medical treatment available for some irritable bowel sufferers however most health care professionals believe this is not needed and instead promote a healthy change in lifestyle and diet.

Hypnosis for irritable bowel syndrome may help afflicted people feel a lot more in charge of their symptoms and allow them to achieve a favourable and balanced lifestyle change. Hypnotherapy may not be able to cure the condition but it may help with the connected subconscious effects and allow you to reduce the signs and symptoms, or even relieve you of them altogether. For many people it is in reality the stress of the pain that is accountable for most of suffering experienced. This means that without that stress or anxious feelings the symptoms could become a thing of the past.

A hypnotic approach works jointly with both our conscious and subconscious mind. Mental health and actual physical health are interwoven. Hypnotherapy can allow us to become more in control of our mind and a lot more in sync with it. For many afflicted people, help with these signs and symptoms could dramatically boost their lives. If you think you may have irritable bowel syndrome or you have concerns your symptoms are something more significant you might want to check with a medical doctor. Irritable bowel is classed as a medical condition and a doctor can reassure you that there is nothing more serious behind your signs and symptoms.

Meirion Ellis an established hypnotherapist specialising in irritable bowel syndrome, said “Most cases of IBS are caused by stress, anxiety and lifestyle issues. Hypnotherapy is very good at dealing with these factors, therefore reducing and even eliminating completely the symptoms of IBS”.

Meirion Ellis from Ellis Hypnosis Clinics is well qualified and has many years of valuable experience of treating irritable bowel using hypnosis under his belt. With clinics in Oswestry, Wrexham and Chester, please get in touch to find out more about how we can help you.