U.S. Government Pompous Asses and the “Lyme Loonies”

Reblog – the story

Katy's Exposure

If you have ever had any doubt that the U.S. government might not be telling you the whole truth regarding illnesses from environmental exposures, this amazing piece of investigative journalism from the Poughkeepsie Journal by Mary Beth Pfeiffer should calm your fears….You’re not crazy or some conspiracy theory nut!  They aren’t telling you the truth!

Bully “I will certainly miss all of you people – the scientists,’ Phillip Baker, the [NIH] Lyme program officer, wrote a colleague in 2007 at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, ‘but not,’ he said, ‘the Lyme loonies.”

Poughkeepsie Journal, “Chronic Lyme disease: Is it real? Officials say no, but some patients say yes – and demand a say” by Mary Beth Pfeiffer

Here’s the gist of the problem.  Some university guys in the private sector came up with this test for Lyme Disease that says these illnesses cannot be chronic and…

View original post 2,583 more words