IBS Cure in Kuala Lumpur & SelangorClinical & Mental Health Services
What is Irritable Bowel Syndrome(IBS)?
Our clinic specializes in hypnosis treatment for irritable bowel syndrome disorder or commonly called IBS, based in Kuala Lumpur and Selangor, Malaysia. IBS is a high prevalence condition that affects the digestive tract or intestines and mostly affects South East Asian and East Asian population. It is also known as spastic colon or irritable colon. The IBS symptoms onset that involve the diagnosis or findings on the physical abnormality of the digestive tract includes the combination of worsening stomach pain, spasms, contractions or cramps, bloating, acid reflux, fever, diarrhoea, less energy, nausea, allergy, vomiting, fatigue and constipation. The exact cause of IBS remains unclear. However, complications may be triggered by some meal or dietary intake such as carbonated beverages, dairy milk, fats, coffee, cholesterol, gluten, honey in babies, alcohol, caffeine, spicy or fatty food. Besides that, intensive or moderate IBS has also been associated with emotional issues criteria, causing stress, depression and anxiety. Development of symptoms and signs vary in severity and period from person to person. However, it subsequently lasts at least three months for at least three days per month after every meals. Typically, IBS is not life-threatening and does not cause chronic injuries to the intestines. It doesn’t increase the essential risk of other medical colon disorders or diseases such as ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease, gastrointestinal bleeding, anaemia, or colon cancer. Yet, IBS can be really difficult to live with if you suffer from it and can have a big impact in your life. Therefore, there are a lot of reasons or factors to stop and find a way to relieve IBS if you are suffering from it. People with IBS may miss work or school more often, and they may feel less motivated to take part in daily activities due to symptoms mentioned. Nonetheless, diet and lifestyle modification can benefit to reduce the IBS symptoms and is the preferred way to go. If you need consultation on the steps to resolve and control an IBS problem, contact our professional hypnotherapists now via phone or email.
What is hypnotherapy used for?
Change Bad Habits
How Does Hypnotherapy Help
The exact triggering cause of painful obstructive IBS and how it started is unclear; it however, may be caused by the increased deficit or disturbed nervous signals between the gut and the brain from eating certain foods or drinks. In other words, the smooth muscles of the intestinal wall can become reactive thus alter the normal or average pattern of muscle contraction activity or process. This then leads to a noticed cascade of IBS symptoms which may change from minor discomfort to severe sickness in the gut. In addition, the brain can also study and thus misinterpret the normal signals from the gut as irregular signals. While there are no exact type of medications, treatments or practices to cure IBS, hypnotherapy has helped to improve the clinical symptoms and management of IBS. By focusing on the brain-gut axis, hypnotherapy masterclass for IBS involves progressive relaxation, and then suggestions of soothing imagery and sensations focused on the individual’s symptoms. During the hypnotherapy session, our hypnotherapists will guide the patient to practice entering a state of deep psychological relaxation who later becomes more mindful of own mind and body when the triggers take place. Customizable to symptoms experienced by individual patients, our hypnotherapists will guide the patient to a wonderful imaginary setting to ensure a successful outcome and avoid excessive discomfort. You can be asked to pay a high level of attention to visualize a number of images that allow you to be comfortable and at ease. These soothing images can be those of nature that often calm and relief the nerves. Likewise, patients sometimes can be asked to visualize their gut as smooth, functional and beautiful passages whereby foods can pass through smoothly without any blockages. This routine can be done every time the symptoms appear. You may also hear reassurance in the scripts as you don’t have to stay perfect in visualizing but just to experience what you can in order for the therapy to be effective. The script throughout the hypnotherapy does not function to completely address symptoms directly from the trigger. Instead, our hypnotherapists will describe your goal accompanied by frequent positive suggestions, such as “you become more comfortable and healthy everyday”. This is served to retrain the brain and thus finally soothe the brain-gut miscommunication in a short term to improve your health. Improvements in overall well-being levels, quality of life, abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, and bloating have been noted through hypnotherapy for IBS.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is meant by medical hypnosis?
Medical hypnosis is part of hypnotic technique that deals with medical conditions aimed to alleviate symptoms or ameliorate physiological disorders. These include panic attack, anxiety and PTSD. Besides that, it is used for reduction of mental stress during medical treatment and facilitates physiological healing processes.
Can medical hypnosis resolve irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)?
Yes. Ample research evidence have shown the efficacy of gut-directed medical hypnosis to treat IBS. Hypnotherapy helps to resolve the miscommunication problem between the gut and the brain, thus restoring normal muscle contraction in the gut.
How does medical hypnosis work for high blood pressure?
During medical hypnosis, you feel calm and relaxed. This in turn helps to regulate your blood pressure. In the longer run, the ability to relax allows your physical body a chance to start to repair and benefit from lower blood pressure. Hypnotherapy also helps to remove triggers for high blood pressure.
Hypnosis has helped me overcome the most painful period in my life for more than a year after my accident. I am now back to work and is able to manage my symptoms effectively. Thanks for being so caring and patience with me.
I suffer from insomnia for many years. This has affected my daily routine as I always feel lethargic and tired. Hypnosis cured me with just 2 sessions. Simple method and approach. I can now train my mind and command myself to be at ease easily.
My OCD behaviour has made my life absolutely a nightmare. I could not operate normally and have caused all my family members to worry about me. After the therapy sessions, I can function well. It’s a miracle and I am eternally grateful. Thank you.