Another business publication covering the Lyme epidemic, the skyrocketing numbers of reported infections, and the increasing cases of sudden death due to Lyme carditis. Judy Stone also points at the inadequate IDSA guidelines. The more people are infected and desperate for a cure, the more this will become a major news item. Remember, it's not just those that are infected by Lyme that suffer, but their families and friends. I would argue society as a whole loses when scores of people become basically incapacitated. People know how messed up this journey is. And the problem is only getting worse with the raising numbers of reported cases nationwide.