suggestive therapy

suggestive therapy

Fringe medicine
A general term for any of a number of therapeutic philosophies that are based on positive thinking, which may incorporate psi healing, self-healing, healing suggestions, spinal adjustments, detoxification diets and food combining.
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With obesity levels reaching epidemic proportions, we could use this type of suggestive therapy for influencing dieting choices.
With obesity levels reaching epidemic proportions around the world, we could use this type of suggestive therapy for influencing dieting choices.
It throws weight behind previous research which claimed it is possible for people to create false memories of being abused as a child, when memories are recovered through suggestive therapy.