An Open Letter to the Boston Globe

Michelle Tressler Massachusetts is at the epicenter of Lyme disease, an infectious disease that is estimated to be six times more common than HIV/AIDS. The Boston Globe’s misleading editorial regarding pending Lyme disease legislation on Beacon Hill reflects a fundamental failure to understand the science and politics of Lyme disease and suggests an astonishing degree […]

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ARTICLE: New Lyme disease center at Spaulding treats lingering symptoms

“New Lyme disease center at Spaulding treats lingering symptoms” | by Kay Lazar | The Boston Globe | October 12, 2015 Julie Ambrosino’s grinding fatigue has eased a bit, and her brain doesn’t feel quite as foggy. But when she went grocery shopping recently, she was overwhelmed by dizziness as she looked up at a […]

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ARTICLE: “Despite spread of Lyme disease, Mass. dedicates no money to prevention”

“Despite spread of Lyme disease, Mass. dedicates no money to prevention”  | by Beth Daley | April 19, 2015 The predawn rumble of pesticide-spraying trucks is a rite of spring in almost 200 Massachusetts communities. Some $11 million is spent in the state each year controlling and counting the pests and educating residents about how […]

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Beth Daley on New Hampshire Public Radio

Beth Daley, environment reporter for The Boston Globe, speaks on the radio with Brady Carlson for New Hampshire Public Radio. LISTEN Beth is the writer working on a series of articles for the Globe.

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Beth Daley & the Trouble with “Prevention”

Originally posted to the MassachusettsLyme mailing list on Yahoo Groups. People- Not wishing to beat a dead horse, I’ve revised my (personal) opinion of the Beth Daley article (series) in the Boston Globe. IT’S a “BOUGHT & PAID-FOR” PUBLIC-RELATIONS JOB for Mass General. No other way to look at it. This is part of the […]

COMMENT: Drawing the Lines in the Lyme Disease Battle

“Drawing the Lines in the Lyme Disease Battle” | by Beth Daley | The Boston Globe | June 3, 2013 WHAT FOLLOWS IS AN EDITORIAL COMMENT ON A NEWS ARTICLE THAT RAN RECENTLY IN THE BOSTON GLOBE (LINK ABOVE). This comment refers to the first in a series of journalistic articles by Elizabeth “Beth” Daley, […]