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DebraKelly
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Does anybody do accupuncture to alleviate some of the feelings of tiredness, and the horrible herx reactions?
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A lot of my Lyme support group members have used acupuncture and loved it. I think it would be a good choice for fatigue and detox.

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Thank you for your response! I think I might try it.
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I just have a word of caution.
(there's always a "naysayer", isn't there [Wink] )

When I tried accupuncture, I had a horrible three or four days or a week after it.

It was performed by my llmd, so no question about the technique.

I was just TOO TOXIC. I just didn't realize it. It was too early in my treatment.

I will definitely try it again, though. At the right time.

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The first time i tried it a few yrs ago i was to ill and toxic and felt real crummy during the treatment

I am actually tring it again with a lyme literate accupuncturist next week

Teeter Hang Ups also are very helpful

[ 03-23-2012, 09:36 PM: Message edited by: steelbone ]

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