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Tall claims on killing tuberculosis

Earlier this week, the World Health Organization (WHO) said it was ready to assist the Indian government in reaching the target of eliminating tuberculosis...

Canada must release data on Inuit tuberculosis treatment in 1950s-60s: Stephen...

"My colleagues said to me, 'Look, Stephen, you've been neglecting your own country,' " Stephen Lewis said about tuberculosis rates in northern Canada. "They...

SLU answers international call to action to fight tuberculosis

Tuberculosis kills nearly 2 million people worldwide every year. One-third of the world's population is infected with the bacterial disease. Even in the U.S.,...

Nationwide programme to test all TB patients

Beginning this month, health authorities will commence a nationwide programme to test every tuberculosis (TB) patient for signs of resistance to first-line drugs.Other than...

Tuberculosis outbreak at Korat prison

An inmate gets a health checkup at Nakhon Ratchasima Central Prison on Friday. (Photo by Prasit Tangprasert)NAKHON RATCHASIMA - About 300 inmates at the...

10 more TB cases at Bush High School after second round...

FORT BEND COUNTY, Texas -- A second round of testing on students and staff at George Bush High School in Fort Bend resulted in...

India has most number of TB deaths among children: study

India has the most number of child deaths due to tuberculosis, according to a Lancet study which found that over 55,000 children died from...

TB killed 60,000 children below 15 in India, highest in the...

The study showed that of the 2.39 lakh children who died of TB in the world, 80% were below the age of five.mumbai Updated:...

Understanding the rise in NTM infections

Dr. Rebecca Prevots, PhD, MPH Epidemiology Unit, Division of Intramural Research, NIH An interview with Dr. Rebecca Prevots, PhD, MPH, conducted by April...

Second round of TB testing scheduled for George Bush High School

Video of man's ghostly encounter at South Texas motel goes viral Tropical Storm Emily forms off Florida coast 'I have a...