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The FOIA Request of the CDC TOOK 5 YEARS!

More from Kris Newby, providing the back story of what Mary Jo Pfeiffer reported on in her recent Poughkeepsie Journal article on the CDC, NIH, IDSA and the FOIA: http://ire.org/blog/transparency-watch/2013/05/20/foia-request-cdc-took-five-years-fulfill/

Highlights from the TBDA Forum

Highlights from the TBDA Forum on March 11, 2013 by Eva Haughie Empire State Lyme Disease Association, Inc (proud affiliate of the Lyme Disease United Coalition, the LDUC) www.EmpireStateLymeDiseaseAssociation.org Dr Laurie Glimcher, Dean of Cornell Weill Medical College, greeted us. She said she knew about Lyme disease, as she is a practicing immunologist and rheumatologist. […]

Sign the Petition to the White House!

Petition is open until February 10, 2013. WE PETITION THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION TO: Reform the Infectious Disease Society of America Treatment Guidelines for Lyme Disease Lyme disease is at epidemic levels, posing a significant threat to public health. Lyme can lead to chronic and debilitating effects if not properly treated. Lyme is leaving masses of […]

Statistical Review of the Key Lyme Studies Reveals the ‘Wild Conjecture’ Behind the IDSA Guidelines

In a comment to the article, “Study reports flaws in design, analysis, and interpretation of Lyme disease,” Phyllis Mervine elucidates what happened from the depth of her involvement at the NIH at the time of the Klempner clinical trial … NIH Should Admit They Were Wrong Phyllis Mervine says: September 5, 2012 at 7:53 PM […]

Lyme and Tick-Borne Disease Prevention, Education, and Research Act

Upon July 18, 2011 … Lyme and Tick-Borne Disease Prevention, Education, and Research Act (PDF download, S. 1381) Here’s the Bill in the House (PDF, H.R. 2557) ************************************** S.1381 112TH CONGRESS 1ST SESSION S. 1381 To provide for the expansion of Federal efforts concerning the prevention, education, treatment, and research activities related to Lyme and […]

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US Congressional Hearing on Lyme Disease

Video streaming by Ustream This meeting took place in the US House of Representatives on July 17, 2012. [Please scroll ahead, hearing begins at minute 28:00 of the video.] Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, and Human Rights Chaired by Christopher H. Smith (R-NJ) Witnesses from the IDSA, CDC and NIH were invited to the hearing […]