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Acupuncture and Hypnosis may Help You Kick the Butt

by Kathy Jones on  May 8, 2012 at 8:04 PM Alternative Medicine News   - G J E 4
Smokers who are trying to kick the habit but do not want to try out traditional methods such as nicotine patch or behavioral counseling can opt for acupuncture and hypnosis which have been found effective, a new study revealed.
 Acupuncture and Hypnosis may Help You Kick the Butt
Acupuncture and Hypnosis may Help You Kick the Butt
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Researchers from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, analyzed data from 14 different international studies and found that smokers who opted for acupuncture were three times more likely to give up the habit within six months to one year later.

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The study also found that around 20 to 45 percent of those who underwent hypnosis also gave up smoking.



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