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This study shows that hypnotherapy is helpful in maintaining remission in those patients with duodenal ulceration who are particularly prone to relapse.
CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE
In controlled clinical studies, stress reduction with Transcendental Meditation (TM) program has reduced several cardiovascular risk factors - hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, and smoking.
IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME
There is some evidence that psychological treatment might help those patients whose symptoms do not respond to "standard" medical treatment and are at risk of becoming chronic sufferers and clinic attenders.
Psychological interventions as adjuncts to medical treatment include training in symptom perception, stress management, hypnosis, yoga, and several biofeedback procedures.
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