Lyme Disease and Gu Syndrome Treatment with Chinese Medicine

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Lyme Disease and Gu Syndrome Treatment with Chinese Medicine

Lyme disease is a tick-borne bacterial illness that can cause skin, heart, joint and nervous system problems. It can be difficult to make a quick and accurate diagnosis and some people may experience serious symptoms including muscle and joint pain, fatigue and cognitive weakness for years after the infection. But there are steps you can take to help alleviate these symptoms.

Lyme disease patients who are diagnosed early and receive proper treatment usually recover rapidly and completely.

During this presentation, Rebecca Berkson, L.Ac, Dipl.OM, will teach you the Traditional Chinese medicine perspective on Lyme disease, and how acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine can help support the body’s own immune system to achieve total recovery.

Part I: Lyme Disease Review from a Western Perspective”

Part II: Lyme Disease Defined in Chinese Medicine

Part III: Explaining Gu Syndrome & Chinese Herbal Medicine

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Rebecca Berkson, L.Ac, Dipl.OM
Rebecca Berkson L.Ac, Dipl.OM. is a licensed acupuncturist and is NCCAOM Board certified in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. Her training includes traditional Chinese medicine coupled with anatomy and clinical sciences to provide the safest and most effective care to patients. Rebecca has also studied with teachers in different practices of acupuncture including Traditional Chinese Medicine, Five Element, and various styles of Japanese acupuncture. To read Rebecca's complete bio, click here.