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by LymeH
Sat 1 Oct 2011 3:05
Forum: General Topics
Topic: A High-Priced Hookup - Home Infusion Companies
Replies: 0
Views: 1793

A High-Priced Hookup - Home Infusion Companies

. http://www.usnews.com/usnews/culture/articles/940509/archive_011944.htm A High-Priced Hookup The convenience of home infusion is a godsend. But abuses abound By Mary Lord Posted 5/1/94 Rather than miss his first day of college three years ago, John Delmonte Jr., a cancer patient from Methuen, Mass...
by LymeH
Sat 1 Oct 2011 1:48
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Ticks aren't the only parasites living off patients
Replies: 10
Views: 3645

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

Source: http://www.forbes.com/forbes/2007/0312/096.html Lyme Inc. David Whelan 03.12.07 Ticks aren't the only parasites living off patients in borreliosis-prone areas. Despite intimidation from elected officials like Blumenthal, the establishment has scored some hits against Lyme specialists. In 19...
by LymeH
Fri 30 Sep 2011 16:21
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Infuserve America— Intravenous Lyme disease Treatment
Replies: 2
Views: 1990

Re: Infuserve America— Intravenous Lyme disease Treatment

. http://www.review.net/section/detail/infuserve-america-expanding-relocating-to-pinellas-park/ Infuserve America expanding, relocating to Pinellas Park By Sean Roth | Real Estate Editor - Friday, September 09, 2011 BUYER: Kazarian Realty LLC (principal: David Kazarian), St. Petersburg [ http://www....
by LymeH
Fri 30 Sep 2011 2:43
Forum: General Topics
Topic: How does Big Pharma Influence Lymeland?
Replies: 3
Views: 1041

Re: How does Big Pharma Influence Lymeland?

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Dollars for Docs lists Dr. Stricker's Pharma-paid meals at http://projects.propublica.org/docdollars/search?utf8=%E2%9C%93&term=stricker&state%5Bid%5D=
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by LymeH
Fri 30 Sep 2011 1:00
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Stricker et al Sept 2011 Dove Press article on IV therapy
Replies: 17
Views: 4293

Re: Stricker et al Sept 2011 Dove Press article on IV therap

. Ok, does this differ from pharmaceutical companies sponsoring research? And they do work with patient groups. This happens all the time, and the connections are very important to know, of course. But is this any different? It is different in that the pharmaceutical company representatives are not...
by LymeH
Thu 25 Aug 2011 21:43
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Antiscience associated with advocacy of Lyme disease
Replies: 12
Views: 3514

Re: Antiscience associated with advocacy of Lyme disease

[Edited to add bold typeface and highlight] I am left wondering whether this "personal view" adds anything of value to the current state of affairs...or actually worsens it? A friend of mine used to say that in politics...if you go into a mud-slinging match (he didn't use the phrase "mud' actually)...
by LymeH
Wed 24 Aug 2011 17:07
Forum: General Topics
Topic: New Jersey Doctor convicted of ALS patient fraud
Replies: 8
Views: 3309

Re: New Jersey Doctor convicted of ALS patient fraud

And, of course, DeMarco isn't on any committees now. . That link showing DeMarco on the committee is from the State of New Jersey's current website. Is their website out of date or do they still have the Lyme disease committee? I think this topic may have resurfaced because of the recent news about...
by LymeH
Tue 23 Aug 2011 23:30
Forum: General Topics
Topic: New Jersey Doctor convicted of ALS patient fraud
Replies: 8
Views: 3309

Re: New Jersey Doctor convicted of ALS patient fraud

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New Jersey medical license lookup http://12.150.185.184/dca/simple_search.jsp

Charlene C. DeMarco license revoked.
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by LymeH
Tue 23 Aug 2011 23:23
Forum: General Topics
Topic: New Jersey Doctor convicted of ALS patient fraud
Replies: 8
Views: 3309

Re: New Jersey Doctor convicted of ALS patient fraud

DeMarco, who "specialized" in treating Lyme disease patients, is a member of the New Jersey Governor's Advisory Council on Lyme Disease. Lerner was represented as DeMarco's assistant even though she was not a health professional. . http://newjersey.gov/health/bc/other/ldac.shtml https://wwwnet1.sta...
by LymeH
Tue 23 Aug 2011 18:06
Forum: Off-Topic Café
Topic: The 50 Richest Members of Congress
Replies: 4
Views: 2057

The 50 Richest Members of Congress

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http://www.rollcall.com/50richest/the-5 ... 112th.html

Senator Blumenthal lists as the 8th richest member of Congress with 52.93 million in assets.
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