Herxing. The Hardest Concept of Explaining Lyme Treatment

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Do you ever find that you are trying to explain again and again why you feel worse during Lyme treatment when people think you should be feeling better? I know I do, and I tend to get a lot of resistance to the idea that Lyme treatment can make you feel worse, of course I am talking about a Herx reaction.
People seem to have no trouble comprehending chemo and radiation making a cancer patient sicker, but for some reason (for some) it can be hard to grasp that there is no quick and easy cure for Lyme.
Here is a link to a pretty good article on what a Herx is, and how best to deal with it.

http://www.lemonandlyme.com/Articles/Expect/Herx.php

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