From The Chair of the Hypnotherapist – Relax Your Way to Losing Weight

The Edinburgh Reporter’s Mike Smith is a qualified hypnotherapist. In the latest of a series of articles, Mike dispels some of the myths about hypnotherapy and describes how you can lose weight and relax at the same time. As we say in Scotland in September, the nights are fair drawing in. Summer – what there was of it – is all but at an end. More...

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By Mike Smith On Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

From the Chair of the Hypnotherapist – Conquering Your Fear of Spiders

The Edinburgh Reporter’s Mike Smith is a qualified hypnotherapist. In the latest of his series of articles on how hypnotherapy can help address unwanted habits or disorders, Mike looks at how this can help conquer More...

By Charlotte1972 On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

Treats For Troops On Tour

by Charlotte from Treats for Troops on Tour I am an Army wife of twenty years, and last year when my husband was deployed to Kabul with 2 Scots who are based in Penicuik, I set up a Facebook page called Treats More...

By Mike Smith On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

From the Chair of the Hypnotherapist: Wish You Could Sleep Better? Here’s a Way You Can

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By Mike Smith On Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

From The Chair of The Hypnotherapist…Wish You Could Stop Snacking?

The Edinburgh Reporter’s Mike Smith is a qualified hypnotherapist. In the first of a regular series of articles, Mike offers some help to anyone looking to lose weight. Have you ever tried to lose weight? More...

By Reader On Friday, June 24th, 2016

To Brexit, from an EU immigrant

I always knew you were quite prone To go off and do things on your own, But your leave campaign lied, Your ref had my hands tied, And I’m not sure I can still call you home. Still I like you, and please bear in More...

By Reader On Wednesday, June 15th, 2016

Edinburgh event : ‘Empowering Relationships’

I am promoting an event withBhu Devi and Bhavani Ma, two spiritual teachers from Australia which takes place in the Salisbury Centre, 2 Salisbury Street in Edinburgh on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 July 2016. The event More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Edinburgh libraries not just so welcoming

Haian Dukhan, is a PhD student at the University of St Andrews who moved to Edinburgh last January. He is from Syria and used to live in Palmyra, but came to Scotland to purse his academic career researching Syria’s More...

By Reader On Tuesday, March 8th, 2016

Mongol Rally for Smiles – 993cc for 10,000 miles

993cc for 10,000 miles Two adventurous friends from Edinburgh are determinant to drive 10,000 miles in a tiny car all the way to Mongolia for charity. On July 17th Domonkos Nemeth, 26 and Gab G. Ballok, 27 will More...

By Mike Smith On Thursday, February 18th, 2016

Thank You To The Western General

Back in November I had a health issue which required investigating, the result of which was a wee operation yesterday. Initial findings have shown ‘nothing untoward’ although a biopsy has been taken More...