PEMF Studies

PEMF Therapy for Lyme Disease

  • Lyme disease is a tick-borne illness caused by the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi, leading to a wide range of symptoms such as fever, fatigue, joint pain, and the characteristic skin rash known as erythema migrans. If left untreated, the infection can spread to the joints, heart, and nervous system, causing more severe health issues. Treatment typically involves antibiotics, but for some individuals, symptoms can persist even after treatment, a condition known as Post-Treatment Lyme Disease Syndrome (PTLDS).

  • Amidst the search for effective Lyme disease management strategies, PEMF (Pulsed Electromagnetic Field) Therapy for Lyme Disease offers a complementary, non-invasive approach. By leveraging electromagnetic fields to enhance cellular health and immune function, PEMF therapy aims to support the body’s natural ability to heal and combat infection, potentially offering relief to those suffering from Lyme disease and its chronic effects.


  • Lyme disease is transmitted to humans through the bite of infected black-legged ticks, commonly known as deer ticks. The risk of infection is greatest in areas known to have a high population of these ticks, particularly in grassy and heavily wooded areas where ticks thrive. Early detection and treatment are crucial to prevent the disease from progressing and causing more serious health complications.

How PEMF Therapy Can Help

  • PEMF Therapy has shown promise in supporting individuals with Lyme disease by potentially enhancing the body’s healing response and modulating the immune system. The therapy’s electromagnetic pulses can improve circulation, reduce inflammation, and stimulate cellular repair processes, which are beneficial for alleviating some of the symptoms associated with Lyme disease, such as joint pain and fatigue. Moreover, PEMF therapy may help in managing PTLDS by supporting overall wellness and aiding in the recovery of the nervous system.

  • While PEMF therapy should not replace conventional Lyme disease treatments, it can serve as a valuable tool in a comprehensive treatment plan, offering a non-pharmacological option for symptom management. For individuals exploring holistic approaches to complement their Lyme disease treatment, PEMF therapy could provide a beneficial addition.

  • Explore our PEMF Devices, to find out more about this technology.


  • Bransfield, R. C., & Cook, A. (2018). Lyme disease and neuropsychiatric illness: a case series and literature review. Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment, 14, 2259-2271.

  • De Oliveira, L. S., Souza, M. P., Silva, L. M., de Souza, M. H., & Rodrigues, F. F. (2018). Pulsed electromagnetic fields improve Lyme borreliosis. International Journal of Advances in Medicine, 5(5), 1265-1269.

  • Jo, Y. J., Lee, S. J., & Lee, S. H. (2017). Pulsed electromagnetic fields accelerate wound healing in the skin of rats with experimental diabetic neuropathy. Wound Repair and Regeneration, 25(2), 398-406.

  • Lin, Y. S., Lin, J. C., Hung, C. H., & Chen, K. S. (2017). Pulsed electromagnetic field stimulation promotes osteogenesis and suppresses adipogenesis of human mesenchymal stem cells: implications for regenerative medicine. Scientific Reports, 7(1), 1-9.

  • Maeda, T., Sakiyama, K., & Sasaki, K. (2016). Low-frequency magnetic fields inhibit nitric oxide production in macrophages stimulated with Borrelia burgdorferi lysate. Bioelectromagnetics, 37(1), 41-46.