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Ticked Off About Lyme Diseasenew

Lyme disease can mean severe pain for patients and legal headaches for physicians.
Seven Days  |  Ken Picard  |  06-28-2010  |  Science

The Fight Over What Is -- And What Is Not -- Lyme Diseasenew

The deer ticks that carry Lyme disease are tiny. But from these minute creatures, a huge, unresolved medical controversy has grown: Does chronic Lyme disease exist? If so, how is it treated? If not, what's making so many people so very sick?
Portland Phoenix  |  Deirdre Fulton  |  09-17-2008  |  Science

A Look Inside the Complicated Politics of Lyme Diseasenew

Lyme, the most politicized and contested disease since the emergence of AIDS, is also the fastest-growing infectious illness since AIDS. The medical establishment debates over almost every aspect of Lyme, and of course the wars rage on two levels: There are white-haired dudes pushing paperwork in offices, and there are the people in the trenches who deal with the fallout.
Philadelphia Weekly  |  Tara Murtha  |  06-23-2008  |  Science

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