An infectious bacterial infection, lyme disease is caused when a person is bit by an infected tick. Though lyme disease brings with it very serious consequences like heart palpitations and nervous disorders, it is difficult to diagnose and treat.
That is why the first symptoms of lyme disease, like red spots, fever, fatigue and headache, as soon as they are detected, must be treated immediately.
Oil extracted from a flaxseed is rich in omega 3 fatty acids. This nutrient helps to boost the human body’s immune system.
If you know that you have been bitten by a tick, apply one teaspoon of flaxseed oil on the affected part and spread gently. For severe cases of lyme disease, consume three to five teaspoons of the oil everyday.
Extract the fresh juice of an aloe vera plant and apply on the affected skin. It lends a cool soothing feeling that helps to reduce inflammation and rashes in the case of lyme disease. You can also drink one glass of aloe vera juice daily to flush out harmful toxins that attack the body when suffering from lyme disease.
Garlic has antiseptic properties that help to kill the borrelia bacteria that settle on the skin surface and in the blood if a person is detected with the lyme disease.
Keep cloves of garlic bandaged with a clean cloth on the affected skin overnight for complete cure of lyme disease. You can also drink garlic juice after keeping garlic cloves immersed in water overnight or chew garlic cloves. Do not consume garlic in empty stomach.
The extract of olive leaves serves as natural antibiotic in curing lyme disease. These extracts effectively fight the bacteria spread by ticks and cure the infection, body ache and fever.
This nutrient helps to make the immune system of the body stronger to fight against bacterial infections. Drinking and applying the juice of citrus fruits if you suffer from lyme disease is recommended.
The antioxidants spreading in the body on application will act as natural antibacterial agents to get rid of lyme disease naturally. Lemon, orange, Clementine, mandarin and grapefruit juices must be used.
The extracts of this plant enhances the ability of the white blood cells to fight against toxic substances like pathogens generated by ticks. Echinacea also helps in killing harmful bacteria settled on skin. The plant can be used in tinctures or as a massage component on skin affected by lyme disease. By killing bacteria, it reduces the swelling and pain caused by lyme disease.
Grate a raw potato and extract the juice. Spread this juice evenly on the skin affected by lyme disease rashes.
It has natural diuretic properties, thus increasing the flow of natural oils on the skin surface and helping to fight the infectious lyme disease. Apply fresh potato juice which is cool; it provides relief from the burning and itching sensation caused on skin by lyme disease rashes.