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India Tuberculosis

Nearly Half Of People In Cluster Of Weavers' Villages In India Have TB

AP | BISWAJEET BANERJEE | Posted 02.07.2014 | Healthy Living

LOHATA, India (AP) — This cluster of poor villages, long known for its colorful silk saris, now is known for something else: tuberculosis. Nearly ha...

India Wages Hi-Tech War On Ancient TB Scourge

AP | RAVI NESSMAN | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

NEW DELHI -- Shammo Khan walks into a dusty courtyard that reeks of garbage, searching for the fingerprint of a man exhausted by HIV, drug withdrawal ...

How Worried Should We Be about 'Totally Drug-Resistant' Tuberculosis?

| Posted 01.30.2012 | Healthy Living

By Erica Westly (Click here for the original article) A few weeks ago a clinic in Mumbai claimed to have identified a dozen patients with a strain...

'Totally Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis' Reported In India

AP | By MARGIE MASON | Posted 01.17.2012 | Healthy Living

-- Indian doctors have reported the country's first cases of "totally drug-resistant tuberculosis," a long-feared and virtually untreatable form of t...