NUPRO | Holistic, Natural Health Supplements Detox Healing Crisis aka the Herxheimer Reaction – Detox & Body Cleanse

by health and nutrition advice journalist

The Healing Crisis
a.k.a. The Herxheimer Reaction

What is the Herxheimer Reaction.
And What Could Happen During a Cleanse?

The Healing Crisis or as it is formally known, The Herxheimer Reaction, is characterized by a temporary increase in discomfort during the process of a detoxification cleanse. It occurs when toxins and wastes are being released faster than the body can eliminate them.

The complaints of the healing crisis may vary from none, to mild or severe.

Natural cleansing supplements & a healing crisisNOTE:  A general rule of thumb is:  the more toxins there are to eliminate – the more severe the affects of the detoxification.

What to Expect During a Cleanse

The reaction is an indication that the process of cleansing and detoxification is working and that your body is cleaning itself of impurities, toxins and imbalances.   The reactions are temporary and may occur immediately, within several days or even several weeks later.

But, depending on the levels of toxicity, other possible reactions are:

NOTE:  many people experience little or no discomfort – at all.

In any case, the cleansing and purifying process is underway, and stored wastes and toxins are in a free-flowing state. The severity and duration of the healing crisis is an indication of amount of toxins and wastes stored in your body. Better out than in!

There are a wide variety of reactions – ranging from none to severe – that may manifest during a healing crisis including:

  • Increased muscle or joint pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Constipation
  • Fatigue and/or its opposite, restlessness
  • Cramps
  • Headache
  • Aches, Pains
  • Insomnia
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Sinus congestion
  • Fever (usually low grade)
  • Chills
  • Frequent urination and/or urinary tract discharges
  • Change in blood pressure
  • Skin eruptions, including: boils, hives, and rashes
  • Cold or flu-like symptoms
  • Strong emotions: anger, despair, sadness, fear
  • Suppressed memories
  • Anxiety
  • Mood swings
  • Phobias

 NOTE:  a well-crafted whole body cleansing and detox program should provide a thorough, yet gentle cleanse.  And, the program should allow the user to choose to target cleanse specific areas like:  parasites, colon, digestion, liver and other organs as well as the whole body.

How to Ease Your Way Through the Healing Crisis:

The benefits of a detoxified, pure body far outweigh any inconveniences that you might experience during the process.  Many people describe experiencing a feeling of lightness, others are unable to describe what they experience other than to say they can’t remember when they felt better.

Keeping your body cleansed and refreshed with a natural cleansing supplement
is the best insurance against declining and failing health.

 There are 2 types of people who should consider cleansing:

Keep Your Body Clean – on the Inside
to Protect of Improve Your Health

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