NEW DELHI: Children diagnosed with tuberculosis are now given bitter-tasting pills four times a day, making it a loathsome exercise.
Tipping point: India shoulders the highest TB burden in the world, with over 2 million cases.
By 2040, 12.4% of patients in the country will have that variant, reports Lancet
SHIMLA: While the Central government is targeting to eliminate Tuberculosis (TB) by 2025, Himachal Pradesh government has set the target for 2023 so that it becomes the first TB free state in the c
Nairobi — Tuberculosis remains high in Kenya, and experts say the country lags behind in the fight against the disease.
The deadly HIV is on the rise in Hyderabad and other parts of Telangana, with the capital city alone accounting for 33 per cent of HIV AIDS cases in the state.
HYDERABAD: Eradication of tuberculosis, by all means, appears to be a priority for the Centre which was recently indicated in the Budget presented by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley where he ha
The Union Health Minister said NHP aims at an assured and affordable healthcare for all, besides free diagnostics and emergency care services.
Aurangabad: The number of tuberculosis patients in the district has been increasing steadily, though marginally, every year, raising a question mark over the administration's approach towards deali
Tuberculosis maintained its rank as the leading cause of death in South Africa in 2015, even as the number of deaths attributable to noncommunicable diseases – notably, diabetes – continued to rise
A new treatment for tuberculosis (TB) is set to be developed using compounds derived from bacteria that live in soil -- according an international collaboration of researchers, including the Univer
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