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SENATE COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATIONS on LYME-LIKE ILLNESS in AUSTRALIA

The Final Report in full can be downloaded from here:  http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Committees/Senate/Community_Affairs/Lymelikeillness45/Final_Report “2.91    The committee recommends that the Australian Government increase funding for research into tick-borne pathogens as a matter of urgency. This funding should include: funding for research on pathogens which may cause infection; funding for research on whether newly-identified pathogens can cause illness in [...]

By | February 17th, 2016|Politics|0 Comments

Growing Evidence of Lyme Like Illness in Australia – Senate Community Affairs Inquiry 2016

On 12 November 2015, the Senate referred the following matter to the Senate Community Affairs References Committee for inquiry and report: The growing evidence of an emerging tick-borne disease that causes a Lyme‑like illness for many Australian patients. The terms of reference are: the prevalence and geographic distribution of Lyme-like illness in Australia; methods to reduce the [...]

By | July 2nd, 2015|Politics|0 Comments

Laugh Against Lyme with Steve Hughes

Last year’s debut of Laugh Against Lyme at Harold Park Hotel was a big hit, so this year we’re back to raise more much needed cash, and this time, we’ve brought one of the world’s best headliners! Lyme disease is a severe relapsing fever and the fastest growing tick-borne infection in the world. Our best, [...]

By | July 2nd, 2015|Events|0 Comments

KMF Charity Dinner 2016

The annual Karl McManus Foundation charity dinner was held at Doltone House on 3rd June. The event was a great success raising much needed funds for our research facilities. Senator John Madigan spoke about the ongoing inquiry into Lyme like illness in Australia and what the political landscape and understanding is at the political level. There was [...]

By | July 2nd, 2015|Events|0 Comments