Settlement Announced in Landmark Investigation of Lyme Disease Diagnosis and Treatment Guidelines

“My office uncovered undisclosed financial interests held by several of the most powerful IDSA panelists,” said Blumenthal. “The IDSA’s guideline panel improperly ignored, or minimized, consideration of alternative medical opinion and evidence regarding chronic Lyme disease, potentially raising serious questions about whether the recommendations reflected all relevant science.”

For more information visit the Connecticut Attorney General Website.


Radio interview with LDA president Pat Smith’s broadcast today in NJ and surrounding states on Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal’s announcement of settlement with IDSA on Lyme guidelines.

For use by any radio station — Lyme Disease Guidelines settlement reached!
Interview by Pat Smith, LDA president, on Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal’s announcement of settlement with IDSA on Lyme guidelines. This material can be used by stations everywhere. Contact Pat Smith President, LDA Lymeliter@aol.com for any other necessary info. (To play, click the link.  To save, right-mouse click on the link and choose "Save Target As…".)