Ok so, us Lyme Patients have been talking about this for years…why is it taking the medical community so long to catch up to…..common sense.
Is Lyme Disease and the co infections such as Babesia, Bartonella and Erlichiosis being transmitted through blood transfusions.. The answer..YES..of course…at least Babesia and Erlichiosis have been proven now.
Now today this article comes out:
Tick-Borne Infections Infiltrate U.S. Blood Supply
“In a paper released ahead-of-print by the Annals of Internal Medicine, researchers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Rhode Island and New York State report that 159 cases of babesiosis were caused by transfusions in the past 30 years and “the risk may be increasing.” Twenty-seven of the patients died.”