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Tick-borne illnesses – Lyme disease, Bartonella, Erlichia, and Babesia


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Tick-borne illnesses like Lyme disease, Bartonella, Erlichia, and Babesia can have devastating effects on a person’s health, causing symptoms such as fatigue, joint pain, neurological problems, and more. Holistic treatments such as intravenous (IV) glutathione, IV vitamin C, and exosome therapy have emerged as promising approaches for managing the symptoms of tick-borne illnesses and supporting overall health and well-being.

IV glutathione is a powerful antioxidant and detoxifying agent that helps to reduce oxidative stress and support overall health. When delivered directly into the bloodstream via IV, glutathione is able to bypass the digestive system and quickly replenish the body’s glutathione stores. IV glutathione therapy has been shown to help manage symptoms of Lyme disease, Bartonella, and other tick-borne illnesses, reducing oxidative stress and supporting the immune system.

IV vitamin C is another important nutrient for individuals with tick-borne illnesses. Vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant that helps to reduce oxidative stress, boost the immune system, and improve overall health. IV vitamin C therapy delivers high doses of vitamin C directly into the bloodstream, bypassing the digestive system and allowing for quick and effective replenishment of the body’s vitamin C stores.

Exosome therapy is a cutting-edge treatment that involves administering exosomes, tiny, naturally-occurring vesicles produced by cells, directly into the bloodstream through an IV. Exosomes play an important role in cell-to-cell communication and can help to repair damaged cells and promote the growth of new, healthy cells. By delivering exosomes directly to the affected areas, IV exosome therapy can help to reduce inflammation and oxidative stress, support the growth and regeneration of new neurons, and manage symptoms of tick-borne illnesses.

In addition to these treatments, it is also important to address the root causes of tick-borne illnesses, such as chronic inflammation and oxidative stress, through a holistic approach that includes functional medicine and diagnostic testing. Functional medicine practitioners may use specialized testing to identify the underlying imbalances that contribute to tick-borne illnesses, and develop a customized treatment plan that addresses these imbalances and supports overall health and well-being.

Herbal treatments, such as the use of medicinal mushrooms and other herbal remedies, may also be effective in managing symptoms and supporting overall health. These treatments can be used in combination with IV glutathione, IV vitamin C, and exosome therapy for a comprehensive and effective approach to managing tick-borne illnesses.

In conclusion, IV glutathione, IV vitamin C, and exosome therapy offer promising approaches for individuals with tick-borne illnesses like Lyme disease, Bartonella, Erlichia, and Babesia, addressing underlying imbalances and promoting overall health and well-being. If you are considering these treatments, it is important to work closely with a healthcare provider to develop a customized treatment plan that is right for you.

Meet the Author

Dr. Matz DC

Dr. Jeffrey E. Matz, DC, MS, is a Board Certified Chiropractic Physician. He is licensed to practice in SC, NC, and GA. Dr. Matz is passionate about functional medicine and strives to help patients achieve optimal health. His focus is on helping our members with hormone imbalances, autoimmune conditions, chronic pain conditions, and diabetes. Among the thousands of people Dr. Matz has treated include Carolina Panthers football players, PGA Tour and Champions Tour golfers, collegiate athletes, and local and international celebrities. Dr. Matz was a semiprofessional cyclist, and has competed in triathlons for the last 7 years, including completing an IRONMAN triathlon.

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