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There is fresh for the many people around the globe who are of going to the dentist. New research suggests that a of counseling can help to overcome the of sitting in the dentist's chair. The research was conducted by the King's College London Dental Institute Health Psychology Service. It focused on the of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) in treating phobia, also called dentophobia. Researchers discovered that the biggest fears among were of pain-relieving and the dentist's drill. Doctors believe that between six to ten of CBT are enough for patients to be able to have stress-free visits to a dental surgery and cure this .

Researchers say that over 10 per cent of people suffer from anxiety about seeing their dentist, which stops many people from getting dental . This of anxiety often results in more dental problems because people delay going to the dentist until they have a , by which time the treatment will be more . Three per cent of patients surveyed admitted having of committing suicide rather than seeing a dentist. Lead researcher, professor Tim Newton, said: "The goal of our CBT service is to enable patients to receive dental treatment without the for , by working with each individual patient to set according to their priorities."

 
 

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