4. Lyme Expert Dr. Ray Stricker (Amy Tan's doctor) and Marianne Middelveen discussed their latest study conducted by an international group of scientists indicating that Lyme disease may be sexually transmitted. Then filmmaker Andy Abrahams Wilson who directed the Lyme documentary, "Under Our Skin" was interviewed. Andy explained some of politics that are interfering with Lyme patients receiving treatment http://www.kpfa.org/archive/id/99786
6. Hear Dennis Bernstein interviewing director David France of, "How to Survive a Plague." David has been deeply entrenched in AIDS activism for the past 30 years but got neurological Lyme during the height of the AIDS crisis so presents a unique perspective about the parallels and differences. check out the amazing interview in the archives: https://www.kpfa.org/archive/id/100253
7. U.C. Berkeley researcher Bob Lane discussed his extensive research on the prevalence of Lyme disease in California that he has been conducting over the past 30 years: http://www.kpfa.org/archive/id/101114
KPFA continues their groundbreaking investigation into the Lyme disease epidemic, with a hard hitting three part series about the failure of government agencies to address this health crisis, the widespread under-reporting of the epidemic and a new kind of activism that’s emerging from sick patients who have been crippled by the disease. Also, we’ll be joined by Barbara Lubin of the Middle East Children’s Alliance, for an update on Gaza and information on an upcoming event.
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