[toc]Lymes disease is known to be a disorder that is spread by Borrelia, bacteria that tick are known to carry and cause reddish circular patches generally all over the body, on the surface of the skin. The bacteria that spreads in the body from the point at which the tick bites and a person bitten by the tick will primarily get these circular rashes, headache, fever, fatigue and so on.
These symptoms emphasize the presence of the limes disease. It is contagious and has to be treated at the earliest as it causes grave disorders such as neurological disorders, heart palpitations to name a few. It is completely curable in the earlier stages with the help of certain natural therapies.
These natural cures are not only readily available but also cost effective and have negligible side effects. However one should be very careful and take sound advice from the naturopath, before proceeding with the natural cures as the effect of these cures vary from person to person. Some of these natural cures are described below.
5 Natural Cures For Lymes Disease
This natural product is full of benefits and is known to be antibacterial and antiseptic in nature. It helps in elimination of the borrelia bacteria that tends to settle in the blood or the skin. There are several ways in which cloves of garlic can be used such as crushing it and drinking its juice, or applying the cloves directly on the rashes by tying it with a clean cloth around the affected area.
Raw garlic can be consumed as it is. One can even immerse cloves of garlic in water overnight, strain it in the morning and drink the leftover juice. Lymes disease can be cured when surplus of garlic is used in the food prepared for the patient suffering from it. Care should be taken to avoid eating garlic on an empty stomach as it can create acidity.
Flaxseed is another natural product that works wonders in treating lymes disease. Oil from flaxseeds has to be extracted and can be used, not only topically but can be consumed as well. This oil has a lot of omega 3 fatty acids that are most important for strengthening the immunity of the body.
It can be directly applied on the affected area that is bitten by the tick .One teaspoon of this oil is sufficient for application at a time. 3 to 5 teaspoons of flaxseed oil can be consumed if the lymes disease spreads in the blood and begins advancing. Flaxseed eaten directly after meals as a mouth freshener is also beneficial in the treatment of lymes disease.
Aloe Vera is an excellent natural cure for treating diseases like lymes and other skin ailments as well. This natural plant can be used to extract either its gel or its juice also. The gel can be extracted by slitting an aloe Vera stem. The green liquid oozing out is the gel that has wonderful soothing qualities. It can be directly applied on to the rashes as this helps in the redness and inflammation of these circular rashes.
Aloe Vera juice can be prepared by crushing the entire stamina blender or a mixer. One glass of this juice when consumed on a regular basis for at least a fortnight is very effective in clearing the toxins spread by the bacteria in the blood and purifying it. This natural product is readily available in the market as well.
A direct source of this nutrient is Citrus fruits like oranges and lime. They are essential for building up the immunity of a body affected with lymes disease. The bacterial infections arising from this disease is well treated with its anti-bacterial properties. The juice of this fruit when applied to the affected area is excellent as it gets rid of the bacteria as it has strong antibacterial properties. Drinking lime or orange juice, one glass a day is just the perfect dose for treating lymes disease in its initial stage.
Potatoes are naturally available in all homes and an excellent remedy for treating the visible symptoms of lymes disease that is red rashes and circular boils. A potato can be grated along with the peel and the juice extracted from this can be applied directly on to the rashes, thus cooling the area .It is diuretic in nature and therefore when applied on to the affected skin, it increases the flow of natural oils on the skin hydrating it and provide soothing sensations to the skin.