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by Claudia
Fri 24 Jan 2014 22:23
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Resurgence of Persisting Non-Cultivable B burgdorferi
Replies: 11
Views: 3500

Re: Resurgence of Persisting Non-Cultivable B burgdorferi

Thanks for posting this, ChuckG.
by Claudia
Wed 21 Aug 2013 16:55
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Boy gets help to pay for Lyme treatment
Replies: 1
Views: 720

Boy gets help to pay for Lyme treatment

http://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Boy-gets-help-to-pay-for-Lyme-treatment-4744815.php From the Connecticut Post Boy gets help to pay for Lyme treatment MariAn Gail Brown Monday, August 19, 2013 Max Wheeler, the boy who once pitched a no-hitter for his Trumbull Little League team, is having a good ...
by Claudia
Thu 16 May 2013 15:17
Forum: General Health
Topic: Dirty Medicine: The dark side of generics
Replies: 0
Views: 8128

Dirty Medicine: The dark side of generics

Ranbaxy sells the following generic medications in the United States, including some frequently perscribed for treatment of Lyme disease and co-infections including generic Plaquenil, Doxycycline, Minocycline: http://fortunefeatures.files.wordpress.com/2013/05/ranbaxy-products.pdf The full article i...
by Claudia
Tue 14 May 2013 16:23
Forum: Off-Topic Café
Topic: "Tink" the hummingbird back with her new nest 2013, webcam
Replies: 0
Views: 8998

"Tink" the hummingbird back with her new nest 2013, webcam

(LNE thread from last year about Tink with her nest on live webcam: http://www.lymeneteurope.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=3837) Tink is a female Allen's hummingbird (the male is pictured below). Her nest is in a Camelia bush next to a family's front porch in California. They set up a live webcam fo...
by Claudia
Thu 9 May 2013 13:01
Forum: General Health
Topic: Medical Fleecing in US, Why Medical Bills are Killing Us
Replies: 21
Views: 15182

Re: Medical Fleecing in US, Why Medical Bills are Killing Us

Medicare Provider Charge Data As part of the Obama administration’s work to make our health care system more affordable and accountable, data are being released that show significant variation across the country and within communities in what hospitals charge for common inpatient services. Thank yo...
by Claudia
Fri 26 Apr 2013 15:50
Forum: General Health
Topic: Medical Fleecing in US, Why Medical Bills are Killing Us
Replies: 21
Views: 15182

Re: Medical Fleecing in US, Why Medical Bills are Killing Us

A different kind of millions: http://i2.cdn.turner.com/money/dam/assets/130425170725-health-care-affordability-skipping-coverage-620xa.png Millions can't afford to go to the doctor By Tami Luhby @CNNMoney April 26, 2013: 12:14 AM ET NEW YORK (CNNMoney) A growing number of Americans are skipping need...
by Claudia
Fri 26 Apr 2013 15:46
Forum: General Health
Topic: Medical Fleecing in US, Why Medical Bills are Killing Us
Replies: 21
Views: 15182

Re: Medical Fleecing in US, Why Medical Bills are Killing Us

LifePoint CEO Bill Carpenter's Compensation Rises 16% to $8.96M Written by Bob Herman | April 25, 2013 Bill Carpenter, chairman and CEO of Brentwood, Tenn.-based LifePoint Hospitals, made $8.96 million in fiscal year 2012 — a 16 percent increase from $7.73 million he earned in 2011, according to a ...
by Claudia
Thu 25 Apr 2013 18:34
Forum: Off-Topic Café
Topic: Self-Medication in Animals
Replies: 7
Views: 9451

Re: Self-Medication in Animals

January 27 , 2009 PERSONAL HEALTH, The New York Times Babies Know: A Little Dirt Is Good for You By JANE E. BRODY [snippet] Since all instinctive behaviors have an evolutionary advantage or they would not have been retained for millions of years, chances are that this one too has helped us survive ...
by Claudia
Thu 25 Apr 2013 16:14
Forum: Off-Topic Café
Topic: Self-Medication in Animals
Replies: 7
Views: 9451

Re: Self-Medication in Animals

Eastern screech owls apparently transport blind snakes to their nests to remove ectoparasites. Oecologia March 1987, Volume 71, Issue 4, pp 560-563 Live blind snakes (Leptotyphlops dulcis) in eastern screech owl (Otus asio) nests: a novel commensalism F. R. Gehlbach, R. S. Baldridge Summary Eastern ...
by Claudia
Thu 25 Apr 2013 16:02
Forum: Off-Topic Café
Topic: Self-Medication in Animals
Replies: 7
Views: 9451

Re: Self-Medication in Animals

Panda, I love topics like this. I've observed my pets and animals behaviors outside in natural settings over the years and have wondered and assumed about things like this.