If you are a victim of Lyme disease, or a patient advocate, this past week was one of promise.
Both houses of Congress introduced bills which, if passed, would establish an Advisory Committee for Lyme and tick-borne diseases.
The Senate bill link is here: Senate Bill 1503
The companion House bill link is here: House Bill 665
Ironically, this week the Wyoming Global Technology Partnership announced that the 2016 Wyoming Global Technology Summit will focus on, among other topics, Lyme disease.
About the Wyoming Global Technology Partnership
Watch here for further information that I am gathering about NIH research and the most cited authors on Lyme disease.