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CDC FOIA delays get under the skin of film producers by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease On June 26, 2007, we, the producers of the documentary, “ Under Our Skin ,” submitted a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request to investigate possible conflicts-of ... Read on »
Lyme disease cases double in five years by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Since UNDER OUR SKIN has been released, Lyme disease cases have continued to rise, with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) posting a final tally of 38,468 r ... Read on »
RIP David Simser: The Tick Guy who loved his job by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Popular Science Magazine once called “Tick Dragging” one of the top 10 worst science jobs , but anyone who has watched the documentary UNDER OUR SKIN knows that entomol ... Read on »
“UNDER OUR SKIN Saved My Life” by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease We received the following email in August from Nathan Land, a newly married former athlete in Florida. The subject of his email was: “Your documentary saved my life ... Read on »
Medical panel keeps Lyme guidelines “as is” by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Photo: Gary Wormser, MD, lead author of the IDSA guidelines, attributes many chronic Lyme symptoms to “the aches and pains of daily living.” After reviewi ... Read on »
“Shame on you IDSA” says UNDER OUR SKIN’s Jordan Fisher Smith by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Jordan Fisher Smith , the eloquent park ranger featured in UNDER OUR SKIN and the author of the acclaimed naturalist book “ Nature Noir, ” has written this open le ... Read on »
Dr. Jones Update: Crime and Punishment in CT by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Last week the Connecticut Medical Examining Board (CMEB) voted to discipline Dr. Charles Ray Jones , the 80-year-old pediatrician featured in UNDER OUR SKIN , for t ... Read on »
While Oscar Fades, Fargo awards UNDER OUR SKIN top prize by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease UNDER OUR SKIN just received a “Best Documentary” award from the Fargo Film Festival, which will be held from March 2-6, 2010 at the newly restored Art Deco Fargo Theat ... Read on »
Lyme film featured in People Magazine by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Under Our Skin is featured on page 40 of the February 8, 2010 issue of People Magazine. (Cover image: Elizabeth Edwards.) Read on »
More Delays in Lyme Guidelines Revisions by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) has missed its target date of December 31, 2009 for rendering a decision on whether it will rewrite its Lyme disease ... Read on »
UNDER OUR SKIN in Tribeca Oscar semifinalists screening by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease UNDER OUR SKIN was one of six documentaries selected by New York’s Tribeca Film Institute for a special January 9th viewing marathon of the most promising films on th ... Read on »
UNDER OUR SKIN makes the Oscar “short list” by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that UNDER OUR SKIN was selected as one of the 15 finalists competing for “Best Documentary Feature” in t ... Read on »
Lyme patients abandoned: Letters from “Under Our Skin” by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease We receive many letters from Lyme sufferers and occasionally we like to share them with the rest of the community. Frustrated by the impossibility of getting help, m ... Read on »
Top LA Times awards critic Tom O’Neil roots for UNDER OUR SKIN by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Can this Lyme disease exposé get under Oscar voters’ skins? by Tom O’Neil, The Envelope, LA Times Let’s hope the Oscars cite “ Under Our Skin ” next week when the ... Read on »
Save Dr. Charles Ray Jones, Lyme Pediatrician by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Dr. Charles Ray Jones, the 80-year old Connecticut pediatrician featured in UNDER OUR SKIN, has treated more than 10,000 children with Lyme disease over the course of hi ... Read on »
Report from Portland screening by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Here’s a report from Anna from one of the Portland, OR UNDER OUR SKIN screenings. Feel free to share your stories with us too: Hi Everyone, Last Saturday’s opening ... Read on »
What’s Under Our Skin? New research on Lyme biofilms by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease At the end of UNDER OUR SKIN , Dr. Alan MacDonald presented a revolutionary new hypothesis – that Lyme bacteria are able to shroud their colonies with protective bi ... Read on »
UOS wins top award at International Health Film Festival by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Andy Abrahams Wilson receives award from festival jury and town mayor UNDER OUR SKIN was just awarded “Best Feature Film-Silver Award” at the 1st International He ... Read on »
Lyme cases spike 77% from 2006 to 2008 by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Click to download a PDF image or spreadsheet of this data. Lyme disease continued its steep rise in 2008, as the CDC posted a final tally of 35,198 reported cases , ... Read on »
“Fully loaded” DVD now available for pre-order by Kathleen .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Finally, the “fully loaded” DVD of UNDER OUR SKIN is available for purchase. We are now accepting pre-orders, and the DVD will be shipped (hot off the press) in mid to l ... Read on »