|Lyme disease is carried by tiny ticks; lower right above.|
“doctors around the country are telling patients with common medical problems such as back pain, poor concentration and fatigue that their ailments stem from a chronic form of Lyme disease that can evade standard treatment and wreak havoc for years. To fight what they believe is a persistent infection, the doctors often order months or years of intravenous antibiotics, which can cost tens of thousands of dollars.”
“prohibits the investigation of any claim of medical professional misconduct based solely on treatment that is not universally accepted by the medical profession… including, but not limited to, the treatment of Lyme disease.”
Let's hope Cuomo rejects this law today. Otherwise, New York may become a haven for illicit, unscientific, and possibly harmful medical practices.