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Kenya leads the way in child-friendly TB treatment...
Kenya becomes first country in the world to introduce child-friendly tuberculosis (TB) medicine. It is hoped that the roll-out of this medication will drastically reduce the number of child TB deaths in the country.
By AVERT on 2017-06-16 15:40 UTC
Zimbabwe: Improved treatment coverage cuts TB rates...
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Expanding access to treatment for people living with HIV is shown to decrease tuberculosis (TB) incidence – but it is not the silver bullet.
By AVERT on 2017-06-15 14:10 UTC
Global Tuberculosis Report 2016: An ‘uphill battle’ in the fight against TB...
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Progress in halting TB – the world’s leading infectious disease killer – is plagued by a lack of political will and inequalities in healthcare access

By AVERT on 2017-06-15 14:09 UTC
A serious threat to progress: World Health Organization warns of sharp rise in rate of HIV and tuberculosis co-infections in Europe...
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Testing all patients is vital if the proportion of HIV co-infections is to fall in the European Union and European Economic Area, the World Health Organization has announced ahead of World TB Day 2017.
By AVERT on 2017-06-12 13:45 UTC

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