"work up the stones" - get brave enough to do.
Yes, some do herx in a manner of speaking on artemesia - at least I did. I know it's said it's not a true herx, but I still had symptoms return just like with Lyme and Bart, only it was much more short lived for me.
Herb only treatment for Lyme & Bart ended 12/11 - no active symptoms for 2 yrs -Herb only treatment for Babesia ended 12/12www.healingwell.com/community/default.aspx?f=30&m=2977364
Had Lyme, Bart, Babs, RMSF, Ehrlichia, Myco, Anaplasmosis, EBV
New Lyme case 8/2014 - Healed 1/31/15 - unknowingly had Asymptomatic Babs and Asymptomatic Bart, being treated now though (2/2016)