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Looking at Lyme Disease · 1W ago

CANADA FIGHTS BACK - LYME DISEASE Please help.

Petitioning Health Minister Jane Philpott and 4 othersTicking Lyme Bomb in Canada. YOU are at RISK. Sign now!Canadians Concerned About Lyme DiseaseLyme disease is one of the fastest spreadin...
Looking at Lyme Disease · 3W ago

A CALL FOR CULTURE TESTS FOR LYME DISEASE AND ALL BORRELIOSIS

Lyme disease, or Lyme borreliosis, in North America is a group of systemic infections which may be caused by Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato (including B. mayonii) [2], B. miyamotoi [3-5], a...
Looking at Lyme Disease · 1M ago

OVER RELIANCE ON LYME DISEASE TESTS CAUSES HEALTH BURDEN

Flunk the Lyme test? Just wait and get sicker "Sin Lee, a pathologist and scientist, believes the deck is stacked in the quest to air new ideas on Lyme disease.Too many science journals tell...
Looking at Lyme Disease · 3M ago

ARE LYME DISEASE TESTS ACCURATE?

Commercial test kits for detection of Lyme borreliosis: a meta-analysis of test accuracyMichael J Cook,1 Basant K Puri21Independent researcher, Dorset, UK; 2Department of Medicine, Hammersmi...
Looking at Lyme Disease · 4M ago

LIVING WITH LYME DISEASE - IRISH DOCUMENTARY

Published on Oct 29, 2016This documentary was aired Tuesday October 11th 2016 on IrishTV.It is the compelling story of people affected by Lyme disease in Ireland.Lyme disease, also known as...
Looking at Lyme Disease · 4M ago

STIFF PERSON SYNDROME AND LYME DISEASE

Stiff Person Syndrome or Stiff Man Syndrome as it was previously called.From the National Organization of Rare Disorder NORD :-'Stiff-person syndrome (SPS) is a rare acquired neurological di...
Looking at Lyme Disease · 4M ago

NOT ALL ANTIBIOTICS PULSED DOSED ERADICATE BIOFILM LIKE BORRELIA

Ceftriaxone Pulse Dosing Fails to Eradicate Biofilm-like Microcolony B. burgdorferi Persisters Which Are Sterilized by Daptomycin/Doxycycline/Cefuroxime Drug Combination without Pulse Dosing...
Looking at Lyme Disease · 4M ago

'LIVING WITH LYME DISEASE' DOCUMENTARY FROM IRELAND

An excellent documentary shown on IrishTV recently on Lyme disease Published on Aug 31, 2016Nicci St.George Smith met James and Brian at the 2016 Irish Lyme Disease Conference organised by A...
Looking at Lyme Disease · 4M ago

SWISS AGENT - RICKETTSIA HELVETICA FOUND IN UK TICKS

The Internet has been a buzz recently with the news that Willy Burgdorfer found patients with Lyme disease their blood showed a strong reaction for the Swiss Agent ( Rickettsia Helvetica)The...
Looking at Lyme Disease · 5M ago

LYME DISEASE TESTING - SENSITIVITY?

Testing for Lyme Disease is problematic for several reasons'Scientifically, sensitivity (% of definite positive patients who test positive by the test in question) and specificity (% of well...