In response to the news that Dr. Thomas Frieden will resign as head of the CDC, Carl Tuttle, long time advocate for Lyme patients offers a letter. The take home: Don’t let the door hit you on the way out.
Zero accountability at the Centers for Disease Control
JAN 6, 2017
Frieden to Resign as CDC Director
December 31, 2016 By Pat Anson, Editor
“Dr. Thomas Frieden, who has headed the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for nearly eight years and played a pivotal role in the agency’s opioid prescribing guidelines, plans to submit his resignation on January 20, the day of President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration.”
Jan 5, 2017
Centers for Disease Control
1600 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30329-4027
Attn: Dr. Tom Frieden, Director
In addition to the blatantly obvious mishandling of the Lyme disease epidemic here in the United States, here is a review the CDC’s track record while you were the Director:
1. RFK Jr.: CDC Vaccine Program a ‘Cesspool of Corruption’
2. A recent CDC whistleblower announced the suppression of information linking the MMR vaccine to autism.
3. CDC misled District residents about lead levels in water, House probe finds
4. U.S. Congressman Compares Corruption in CDC’s Vaccine Safety Studies to SEC’s Handling of Bernie Madoff Scandal
5. Questions CDC suppression of data regarding links between housing trailers provided to Katrina victims and cancer.
6. Congressional inquiry regarding the CDC’s refusal to release study results regarding hazardous waste sites in the Great Lakes region and associated health problems.
7. CDC exposed as private corporation colluding with Big Pharma
8. CDC labs repeatedly faced secret sanctions for mishandling bioterror germs
Alison Young, USA TODAY 8:24 p.m. EDT May 10, 2016
9. The CDC SPIDER bites! CDC Whistleblowers Team Up and Demand “House Cleaning” and Lend Credence to Increasingly Critical Views of Authority Structures
http://globalfreedommovement.org/the-biggest-medical-whistleblower-event-in-history-just-happened/ October 23, 2016 by Global Freedom Movement
“We are a group of scientists at CDC that are very concerned about the current state of ethics at our agency. It appears that our mission is being influenced and shaped by outside parties and rogue interest.”
10. Master Manipulator: The Explosive True Story of Fraud, Embezzlement, and Government Betrayal at the CDC by Dr. Mercola December 04, 2016
Statistics don’t lie, but statisticians certainly can. “Master Manipulator: The Explosive True Story of Fraud, Embezzlement, and Government Betrayal at the CDC,” investigative journalist James Grundvig exposes what really goes on at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Please be sure to add these ten articles to your curriculum vitae to insure that you are never again involved in public health.
Lyme Disease: Call for a “Manhattan Project” to Combat the Epidemic
Raphael B. Stricker and Lorraine Johnson
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