Not Biting.

Author:Bellin, Howard T.
 
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I take strong issue with the premise in Bitten: The Secret History of Lyme Disease and Biological Weapons by Kris Newby (reviewed by David Swanson, J/A 2019) that Lyme disease was caused by experiments gone wrong. Biological weapons researchers would certainly have known that it takes several hours for a biting tick to inject a disease-producing pathogen, thus negating its efficacy. Furthermore, Lyme disease spreads slowly, is rarely fatal, and it can take years before that occurs.

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