Words That Hurt Patients

Words that hurt patients by Kris Newby Recently, a stash of emails published in The Poughkeepsie Journal show that the government employees who manage millions in Lyme disease research grants have been calling infected Lyme patients “loonies” and their physicians “quacks” and “parasitic.” With no real scientific evidence, the Lyme researchers who are funded lucratively […]

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/