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Electro-Lymphatic Therapy:
Detox for Breast Implant Illness

detox from breast implant illness

 

Breast implant illness (BII) has become a growing concern among individuals with breast implants, manifesting as a collection of symptoms ranging from fatigue and joint pain to cognitive dysfunction and autoimmune issues. While the exact cause of BII is still under investigation, many believe that the accumulation of toxins within the body, often associated with the implants, may play a significant role. Electro-Lymphatic Therapy (ELT), also known as assisted lymphatic therapy, has emerged as a promising non-invasive approach to support the body’s natural detoxification processes, potentially offering relief to those grappling with BII.

Understanding Breast Implant Illness

Breast implant illness is a term used to describe a range of symptoms experienced by individuals with breast implants, both silicone and saline. These symptoms can include chronic fatigue, joint and muscle pain, brain fog, gastrointestinal issues, and an array of autoimmune-like symptoms. Theories suggest that the implants, composed of various materials such as silicone, saline, and other chemicals, may release toxins into the body over time, triggering an immune response and causing the observed symptoms.

The Role of the Lymphatic System

The lymphatic system plays a crucial role in the body’s detoxification process, filtering and eliminating waste, toxins, and excess fluids. When the lymphatic system is compromised or overwhelmed, as may be the case in individuals with breast implant illness, toxins can accumulate, contributing to the symptoms associated with the condition. Electro-Lymphatic Therapy is designed to address this by targeting the lymphatic system and facilitating the removal of accumulated toxins.

 

How Electro-Lymphatic Therapy Works

Electro-Lymphatic Therapy is a gentle, non-invasive procedure that utilizes a combination of electrostatic and manual techniques to stimulate the lymphatic system. During the treatment, a specialized device is used to generate a mild electric current that is applied to the skin’s surface, creating a negative charge. This charge is thought to help break down and mobilize lymphatic waste and toxins, facilitating their movement through the lymphatic vessels.

Additionally, manual techniques, such as gentle massage and lymphatic drainage, are often incorporated to further encourage the flow of lymphatic fluids. By enhancing the lymphatic system’s function, Electro-Lymphatic Therapy aims to support the body’s natural detoxification processes, potentially aiding individuals with breast implant illness in eliminating accumulated toxins.

 

Benefits of Electro-Lymphatic Therapy for BII

  1. Improved Lymphatic Flow: Electro-Lymphatic Therapy focuses on enhancing lymphatic circulation, helping to remove toxins and waste products more efficiently. This improved flow may alleviate the burden on the lymphatic system and support the body’s natural detoxification mechanisms.

  2. Reduced Inflammation: BII is often associated with inflammation, and a compromised lymphatic system can contribute to its persistence. ELT’s ability to stimulate lymphatic flow may help reduce inflammation, offering relief to individuals experiencing inflammatory symptoms.

  3. Enhanced Immune Function: The lymphatic system is closely tied to the immune system, and optimal lymphatic function is crucial for a robust immune response. By promoting lymphatic drainage, ELT may contribute to overall immune health, potentially assisting the body in addressing autoimmune-like symptoms associated with BII.

  4. General Well-being: Many individuals who undergo Electro-Lymphatic Therapy report feelings of relaxation and improved well-being. This may be attributed to the release of built-up tension, reduction in inflammation, and the overall support provided to the body’s natural healing processes.

Considerations and Precautions

While Electro-Lymphatic Therapy shows promise in aiding individuals with breast implant illness, it’s essential to approach any therapeutic intervention with caution and under the guidance of a qualified healthcare professional. Additionally, individual responses to the therapy may vary, and further research is needed to establish the therapy’s efficacy for BII conclusively.

As the medical community continues to explore effective approaches to address breast implant illness, Electro-Lymphatic Therapy has emerged as a potential non-invasive option for supporting individuals in their quest for toxin removal and symptom relief. By targeting the lymphatic system, ELT seeks to enhance the body’s natural detoxification processes, offering hope to those grappling with the complexities of breast implant illness. As research in this field progresses, Electro-Lymphatic Therapy may become an integral part of a comprehensive approach to managing and alleviating the symptoms associated with BII.


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Post Op Lymphatic Massage 

FROM A LICENSED PROFESSIONAL
WHO SPECIALIZES IN POST-OP MASSAGE
To Help Get rid of those lumps

 

Didn’t Have Surgery?

Feel Better Today With a
Lymphatic Detox Massage

or
Get Relief for Your Swelling

 

 

Shannon Goins-Blair LANA Certified Lymphedema Therapist and Functional Medicine Coach
Shannon Goins-Blair, CLT-LANA
Certified Lymphedema Therapist
Board Certified LMT
Certified Alternative Wellness Practitioner
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Doy la bienvenida a los clientes
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