Blog Articles From September 2012

Blog Articles From September 2012

Gastro Psychology – New Treatment For IBS

Cheap, Effective, Long Lasting Results in Just 10 weeks Recent research suggests that relief for millions of IBS sufferers could be just around the corner. A study conducted at The Stockholm Centre for Psychiatry Research found that an internet based treatment programme combining Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), exposure and mindfulness techniques resulted in a significant reduction of IBS symptoms in sufferers compared to a control group in just 10 weeks, improvements that were maintained at a 1 year follow up. The fact that the treatment programme was delivered via the […]...

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Majority Of Heart Attack Victims Could Just Be Anxious

Research Suggests Large Numbers of People Suspected Of Having Heart Attack Are Actually Suffering From Anxiety. A significant majority of patients presenting to Accident and Emergency departments with a suspected heart attack are in fact experiencing a severe attack of anxiety. A number of studies have found that among those attending emergency departments with a chief complaint of chest pain (the second most common complaint amongst Accident and Emergency patients) 50-90% of cases were diagnosed with non-cardiac chest pain. One of the main causes of non-cardiac chest pain is a […]...

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