Reporting in Current Rheumatoligical Review (Puri, B.K. et al) 6.5.23, has indicated that infection by genus Borrelia may be associated with antinuclear antibodies (ANA) in a a small number of cases, so researchers decided to test the hypothesis that fibromyalgia patients who are ANA positive will show evidence of Borrelia specific T lymphocyte activity more than those who are seronegative. Twenty-seven fibromyalgia patients who fit the American College of Rheumatology diagnostic criteria were used in the study.
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Yale School of Public Health (Blair, J.) 4.11.23, published “Tick-borne Powassan virus is being transmitted in concentrated clusters in New England, Yale study says.” The article details a study that contributes a better understanding of the particulars relating to Powassan virus transmission and may be of aid to public health efforts to curb infections.
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Nantucket Current (Graziadei, J.) 2.18.23, reported that Pfizer has shut down its Lyme disease vaccine trial site in Nantucket. Pfizer informed all Lyme disease vaccine clinical trial participants that the site was shut down “following potential violations of Good Clinical Practice (GCP) at clinical trial sites operated by a third party.”
JAMA (Rubin, R.) 1.25.23 published “Large Cohort Study Finds Possible Association Between Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome and COVID-19 Vaccination but Far Stronger Link With SARS-CoV-2 Infection.” The article provides an overview of a study that analyzed data from the electronic health records of nearly 285,000 individuals who received a COVID-19 vaccine at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles – a majority of which were an mRNA type.
LDA President’s Blog – Quiet Epidemic: How Misuse & Suppression of Science Has Been Used to Harm Lyme Patients
Today I took time out of my schedule to watch a movie, one I’d heard about but not seen, one that deals with an issue I have advocated and educated for over 39 years. After 4 decades, people ask me why do I continue to volunteer for the Lyme disease cause. This movie lays it out; my life flashed before my eyes, emotions tore at my heart─ anger and sadness─ and brought me to tears. Quiet Epidemic is a journey through the often times sordid history of Lyme to the present through the words and deeds of some of the most competent and giving scientists and doctors in the Lyme movement, including doctors Brian Fallon, Rich Horowitz, Ken Liegner, and others too numerous to mention.
An article titled “New Virus Discovered in Swiss Ticks” published in International Global Biodefense on December 7, 2022, provides information about Alongshan virus (ALSV), which was first discovered in China in 2017. For the first time, scientists at the University of Zurich have detected the novel virus in Swiss ticks.
PA Lyme Resources Presents Lyme Impact Series – LDA President, Pat Smith on Lyme Disease: 47 years – Past, Present & Moving Forward, May 17th, 2022 TOPICS COVERED IN VIDEO: […]