Anti-Vaccine Group Attempts to Hold Up Lyme Disease Vaccine

Later this year, the French company Valneva SE will begin Phase 2 clinical trials of a lyme disease vaccine the company is developing underwent successful Phase 1 tests beginning in March. According to The Wall Street Journal, the company’s Chief Financial Officer, David Lawrence, says it will be at least five years before their vaccine…

How an Anti-Vaccine Group Undermined A Lyme Disease Vaccine

The United States isn’t just at risk for outbreaks of measles, mumps, rubella, smallpox, chickenpox, polio and other deadly diseases, it is also at risk for an outbreak of another deadly illness: lyme disease. Forbes published a very interesting article today that reveals why the US does not have a lyme disease vaccine. Radio and…

PETA wants Texans to contract lyme disease

It should be of no surprise in many ways when People for the Extortion, Torture and Abuse of human beings (PETA) opposes animal culls. Most recently, the group decried a recent deer cull undertaken in Horseshoe Bay, Texas. According to PETA’s action item, the group accuses the city of Horseshoe Bay of allowing deer to…

PeTA decries New Castle deer hunt

People for the Extortion, Terror and Abuse of humans (PeTA) is decrying a tradition in Delaware which is also responsible for reducing the state’s deer population too. Delaware news talk radio station 105.9 FM reports that the group has sent a letter to New Castle County Executive Tom Gordon to either allow for firearms, rather…