Clinical Information For the Treatment Of Lyme Disease
What Is Lyme Disease?
Lyme Disease - Basics
Lyme disease is an infectious disease caused by the transmission of Borrelia burgdorferi, a bacterium which is commonly carried by the deer tick. An early symptom of Lyme disease is the appearance of a red rash at the site of the tick bite. This rash is called an erythema migrans (EM), and appears as a red spot before becoming larger to form a circular-shaped rash. Other symptoms of Lyme disease include fever, body aches, headaches, fatigue and stiff neck. If the infection goes untreated, Lyme disease can lead to the onset of other serious medical issues such as arthritis, Bell's Palsy, meningitis, impaired muscle movement, limb stiffness and heart problems.
Below you will find alternative and natural treatment options including those from a Chinese Medicine perspective for Lyme disease.
Related Posts From Our Blog
Blog Posts Where Lyme Disease Is Discussed
- Introduction to the Tong Ren Therapy - Energy Healing Method
Blog Posts Concerning Research
- Study Finds Chinese Herbal Formula Yin Chen Hao Tang Protects Liver From Cholestatic Damage
- Light Acupuncture at LI 4 Helpful for Infantile Colic
- Electroacupuncture Found More Effective Than Nimodipine for Mild Cognitive Impairment
- Electroacupuncture with Standard Western Treatment Found More Effective for Chronic Plantar Fasciitis than Standard Care Alone
- Acupuncture Used to Regain Homeostasis in Acute Cardiac Cases
- Study Explores Beneficial Effects of Popular Chinese Herbal Formula on Diabetic Retinopathy
- Acupuncture for Overactive Bladder
- Tai Chi Helpful For Rebuilding After A Heart Attack
- Want To Avoid Another Stroke? Utilize Acupuncture... (Study)
Which Tam Healing and Tongren Therapy Protocols Apply To Lyme Disease?
Lyme Disease - Tam Healing and Tongren Therapy Protocols
Tong Ren Therapy is the energy healing/medical qi gong aspect of the Tam Healing System. The areas of focus for lyme disease that we would use in Tong Ren techniques form the basis for our acupuncture treatments as well. Generally you would mix these primary points with points specific to the patients underlying TCM pattern and then our tuina (medical massage) would be largely focused on these points as well.
The following Tam healing and tong ren therapy protocols may be used with lyme disease:
1 Point Is Empirically Important For Lyme Disease
Where Do I Go Next?
Recent Questions From Our Forum...
Have questions about lyme disease? Or want to discuss treatment techniques? You may reach us and our community of practitioners by using our forums
- Bacterial Vaginosis Treatment
- Hemorrhoids and anal discharge
- Crepey skin on upper arms
- Treatment for Gastroparesis
- Pins and Needles / Neuropathy
- Thyroid nodule recommendations?
- Family member in Coma
- How to differentiate between the root cause and the branch?
- Urinary Bladder (Uncommon) Disorder
- The significance of source points