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by ChronicLyme19
Fri 6 Nov 2015 16:03
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Lyme Expansion in Virginia! Not in NC....but, maybe soon.
Replies: 11
Views: 2572

Re: Lyme Expansion in Virginia! Not in NC....but, maybe soon.

“So the gap may be a surveillance gap, but again something with low sensitivity (our surveillance procedures) requires a higher signal intensity to pick it up. That signal intensity is lacking in this "gap", but every Lyme ecoepidemiologist I know believes that gap will disappear.” But how do you k...
by ChronicLyme19
Fri 6 Nov 2015 2:59
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Lyme Disease Presents Differently in Men and Women
Replies: 7
Views: 3765

Re: Lyme Disease Presents Differently in Men and Women

"Second, I was very interested to note that the Western Blot antibody response in patients, and those of other immunological markers used, appears to have a statistically significant meaning in relationship to their illness/symptoms in these studies. The lack of seroconversion post-treatment, is es...
by ChronicLyme19
Thu 5 Nov 2015 4:05
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: "all patients with “chronic Lyme disease” should be seropositive"
Replies: 11
Views: 3709

Re: "all patients with “chronic Lyme disease” should be seropositive"

Yeh, until it causes an immune deficiency.... B. hermsii, like other relapsing fever agents, can repeatedly reach levels of 10^6–7 per milliliter of peripheral blood in patients [27]. At those levels, if lymphocytes were susceptible to killing by spirochetes causing relapsing fever, severe immune de...
by ChronicLyme19
Wed 7 Oct 2015 2:50
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: Lyme Disease Guidelines Panelists Engage in Coordinated Propaganda Campaign
Replies: 20
Views: 5174

Re: Lyme Disease Guidelines Panelists Engage in Coordinated Propaganda Campaign

hv808ct, by your level of ignorance, I can only hope you are part of the Coordinated Propaganda Campaign.
by ChronicLyme19
Wed 7 Oct 2015 1:51
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Case report: Misdiagnosed erythema migrans
Replies: 2
Views: 1257

Re: Case report: Misdiagnosed erythema migrans

OOO thanks for posting, I'm always looking for pictures of atypical rashes to put up on our city's page.
by ChronicLyme19
Wed 7 Oct 2015 1:15
Forum: Unconventional
Topic: A Medical Breakthrough Made Possible By Ancient Chinese Remedies Just Won A Nobel Prize
Replies: 0
Views: 3731

A Medical Breakthrough Made Possible By Ancient Chinese Remedies Just Won A Nobel Prize

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to 3 Scientists for Parasite-Fighting Therapies http://www.nytimes.com/2015/10/06/science/william-c-campbell-satoshi-omura-youyou-tu-nobel-prize-physiology-medicine.html?_r=0 Dr. Tu was inspired by Chinese traditional medicine in discovering Artemisinin, a drug that i...
by ChronicLyme19
Tue 6 Oct 2015 3:34
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: Lyme Disease Guidelines Panelists Engage in Coordinated Propaganda Campaign
Replies: 20
Views: 5174

Lyme Disease Guidelines Panelists Engage in Coordinated Propaganda Campaign

A very detailed summary and good article on the IDSA propaganda war. Lyme Disease Guidelines Panelists Engage in Coordinated Propaganda Campaign Monday, 05 October 2015 11:53 By Bruce Fries, Truthout | Op-Ed http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/33098-lyme-disease-guidelines-panelists-engage-in-coor...
by ChronicLyme19
Sun 4 Oct 2015 23:42
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: The Lyme Quilt
Replies: 0
Views: 894

The Lyme Quilt

The Lyme Quilt is a permanent testimony by all those who are surviving Chronic Lyme Disease and a memorial of all those who have been lost because of it. The project was started in 2014 as an effort to give the entire lyme disease community a voice in the fight for recognition, more research, bette...
by ChronicLyme19
Sun 4 Oct 2015 23:37
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: #StandingUpWithUs & San Diego Lyme Rally
Replies: 0
Views: 920

#StandingUpWithUs & San Diego Lyme Rally

The Mayday Project, Lymedisease.org, and The San Diego Lyme Disease Support Group are teaming up to protest the IDSA Lyme disease guidelines. The protest will take place October 9th and 10th in San Diego, California. Find out more about this event: http://www.themaydayproject.org/#!events/c1ke2 Frid...
by ChronicLyme19
Sun 4 Oct 2015 23:12
Forum: General Topics
Topic: British billionaire's family stricken
Replies: 57
Views: 12476

Re: British billionaire's family stricken

One of his recent Facebook posts: https://www.facebook.com/johndcaudwell/posts/1072959466057037?fref=nf #‎lyme‬ I have said this before but I am constantly amazed by how caring for others you Lyme community are! It's as if Lyme puts an increased sense of humanitarianism into people. I do manage my o...