On July 31, the FDA announced it would move forward with regulations to restrict cutting edge laboratory developed tests (LDTs), which have not required FDA approval before because they are not marketed to consumers. The new regulations would change that. Why should you care? – Read about it here.
Archive for August, 2014
This article was written by Mary Beth Pfeiffer, of the Poughkeepsie Journal. Lyme is a huge threat to our animals especially as the drug costs climb!
Be warned, this is a powerfully written blog by a woman who watched her father die from late-stage Lyme Disease.
Focusing on how best to reduce the risk of developing chronic illness, the new guidelines target how to treat tick bites, Lyme rashes and persistent disease.
Here is a recent news story about Borrelia Miyamotoi: http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/Lyme-Disease-Increase-Long-Island-269142921.html
If you want to learn more about this strain of Lyme, follow this link: https://sites.google.com/site/marylandlyme/tick-borne-diseases/borrelia-miyamotoi