world TB day
The political will needed to end tuberculosis -- the world's top infectious killer -- may have arrived.
Prisons like Lurigancho are major flashpoints in Peru’s anti-TB battle.
World TB Day this year is focused on leaving no one behind.
You hear someone cough and you don’t think twice. Maybe you should.
I've been blind for 9 years because of tuberculosis. I lost my sight, my budding career in architecture, many of my friends and huge part of what I used to do in this life. I still dream that one day, I'll be able to see my 3-year old daughter.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the lead U.S. Government agency for international TB care, is working closely with the global TB community to expand and improve the quality of TB diagnosis, care, and treatment programs aimed at reducing TB-related mortality and preventing the development of drug-resistant TB.
This could be "the beginning of a resurgence," one expert warns.
On World Tuberculosis Day, four survivors reveal what it's like to have "airborne cancer."
Do or Die: Six Reasons Why it's Critical to Invest in the Deadliest Disease You Probably Never Think About
Today is World TB Day - and it's important to understand the impact of this global epidemic to encourage the political will and world interest to bring it to an end.