Herxing. The Hardest Concept of Explaining Lyme Treatment


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.


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