Black-legged ticks are already notorious bad guys known for spreading Lyme disease. Now the nasty little creatures are making people... View Article
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For several years now it has been known that spirochetal bacteria have been identified in the brains of Alzheimer’s disease patients... View Article
N Engl J Med 2013; 368:291-293January 17, 2013DOI: 10.1056/NEJMc1215469 To the Editor: Borrelia miyamotoi, a spirochete that is genetically related... View Article
Sturbridge activist seeks release of Lyme disease report STURBRIDGE [Massachusetts] — A Lyme disease activist and sufferer claims two high-ranking... View Article
Infection can cause complications if not treat early, but research suggests you can prevent Lyme disease with some simple tactics.... View Article
Tick-borne infections aren’t just causing sore joints and swollen knees. Some cause psychiatric symptoms that often go untreated, some experts... View Article
Why some strains of Lyme disease bacteria are common and others are not Findings could lead to novel strategy to... View Article
Abstract Borrelia miyamotoi is distantly related to B. burgdorferi and transmitted by the same hard-body tick species. We report 46... View Article
Cases soar in the Northeast; CDC admits undercounting but declines ‘epidemic’ label New York state — the veritable epicenter of... View Article
The Tuskgegee experiment that started in the 1930’s ruined over 600 people’s lives who had syphilis, a spirochetal infection like Lyme... View Article
Analysis of an Ordered, Comprehensive STM Mutant Library in Infectious Borrelia burgdorferi: Insights into the Genes Required for Mouse Infectivity
Tao Lin1*, Lihui Gao1, Chuhua Zhang1, Evelyn Odeh1, Mary B. Jacobs3, Loïc Coutte1¤, George Chaconas4, Mario T. Philipp3, Steven J.... View Article
Spirochetal ‘debris’ versus persistent infection in chronic Lyme disease: from semantics to science.
Lyme disease is a highly controversial illness that features two opposing camps [1–4]. One camp espouses the viewpoint of the... View Article
Concerns Regarding the Infectious Diseases Society of America Lyme Disease Clinical Practice Guidelines
Reprints or correspondence: Mr. Jim Wilson, Canadian Lyme Disease Foundation, 2495 Reece Rd., Westbank, BC V4T 1N1, Canada (firstname.lastname@example.org). TO... View Article
Attorney General of Connecticut issues press release about finding of his investigation into the Infectious Disease Society of America.
You can read the 2008 press release of Richard Blumenthal in which he outlines the deplorable state of the Infectious... View Article
IN a huge win for Lyme disease sufferers, NSW Health has agreed to encourage doctors to keep an “open mind”... View Article
Lyme disease denial by those we pay to look after us is international for those countries closely associated with the United States Center for Disease Control.
Have we all not heard this government denial before in North America, Great Britain and some Western European countries while... View Article