National Geographic – What Is Lyme Disease? New Findings Deepen the Mystery
Says National Geographic commenting on Canadian researcher Marianne Middelveen’s recent findings,
“A new study that points to sexual transmission has added to the controversy.
Part of our weekly “In Focus” series—stepping back, looking closer.
Rampant disagreement over what constitutes Lyme disease—in particular, who may have contracted it and how, and how long it lasts—has spawned the larger question of how best to treat it. A new study pointing to the possibility of sexual transmission of the pathogen adds fuel to the fire.”