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by LymeH
Fri 18 Nov 2011 16:04
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: What controversial topics to discuss on the LNE forum?
Replies: 6
Views: 1404

Re: What controversial topics to discuss on the LNE forum?

An additional topic about patient exploitation should continue for discussion and never be censored as in other forums (not to imply that LNE censors anything). It is an important topic and people need to be aware and informed of the dangers. http://relative-risk.blogspot.com/2011/11/lyme-disease-ad...
by LymeH
Sat 12 Nov 2011 3:01
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Lyme Disease: Evidence-based Approach & Great Controversy
Replies: 92
Views: 21950

Re: Lyme Disease: Evidence-based Approach & Great Controver

Tosho: IgM Western blots are reliable only during the first 30 days after infection. After then, there is a high percentage of false positive (weak cross-reacting antibodies vs pentavalent IgM) and only IgG Western blots should be used. I believe you said the IgM assays were positive, but the IgG a...
by LymeH
Sun 16 Oct 2011 0:15
Forum: General Topics
Topic: "Autism specialist" charged with unprofessional conduct
Replies: 8
Views: 5143

Re: "Autism specialist" charged with unprofessional conduct

Well, what I meant by saying that I remembered it, was that I remembered it being associated with ILADS ...similar to the recent posts concerning QMedRx. And to be quite blunt about it...look, this one, in my opinion, is pretty damned obvious...this kid wasn't even two years old...and you would thi...
by LymeH
Sun 16 Oct 2011 0:10
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Heavy Metal (Man) - Dr. Richard Horowitz
Replies: 0
Views: 2465

Heavy Metal (Man) - Dr. Richard Horowitz

. The current online version of this article is not a complete representation of the original print publication. This post has been reproduced from two sources, the original print edition published 02/18/04 and the online version last updated 3:32 PM - 12/16/10 at http://www.recordonline.com/apps/pb...
by LymeH
Sun 2 Oct 2011 23:23
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Ticks aren't the only parasites living off patients
Replies: 10
Views: 3545

Re: Ticks aren't the only parasites living off patients

One of the things that jumped out at me in regard to the report concerning Shah...was that there were five separate companies involved. Looks like the practice was "endemic". ... But...in regard to the situation with Stricker/QMedRx...I would say that if he was referring patients to QMedRx, and the...
by LymeH
Sun 2 Oct 2011 16:33
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Ticks aren't the only parasites living off patients
Replies: 10
Views: 3545

Re: Ticks aren't the only parasites living off patients

(From the above LH-supplied link): The controversy hasn't hindered marketers of home-IV services. Physicians note with concern the spread of toll-free numbers that purport to be Lyme disease information hotlines but actually are fronts for infusion firms, some of which sponsor Lyme disease support ...
by LymeH
Sat 1 Oct 2011 15:42
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Ticks aren't the only parasites living off patients
Replies: 10
Views: 3545

Re: Ticks aren't the only parasites living off patients

LymeHystorian wrote:
Which home infusion companies were supplementing Dr. Shah's income?
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