The fact of the matter is that “chronic Lyme,” the outcome that was eliminated from the case definition at Dearborn in 1994, is tick bite post-sepsis AIDS, an immunosuppression disease. Many different scientific groups agree on this matter, including the crooks who sought to capitalize on our suffering.
We are all vulnerable. Look out for each other. Don’t share the garbage snake oil ads. Share the truth. Help people get out of the freaking woods, for God’s sake.
“This is a good thing–no, a great thing. It proves that we are doing our job, advocating for patients, and raising their hopes so that when their hopes are dashed again, we will be there to poll them on how it affected their symptoms.”