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Tuberculosis Vaccine

He Looks At Tuberculosis Death Toll And Wonders Why You're Not Worried

The Huffington Post | LaurenWeber | Posted 03.28.2016 | Politics

Aaron Motsoaledi is tired of delivering the same spiel over and over again. No matter how many times the charismatic health minister of South Africa s...

CDC Director Calls It 'Shameful' This Curable Disease Still Kills Millions

The Huffington Post | LaurenWeber | Posted 01.08.2016 | Politics

For Dr. Tom Frieden, the fight against tuberculosis is personal. He dedicated years of his life combatting the spread of tuberculosis and its more dan...

Being A Tuberculosis Physician: Struggles, Challenges And Hopes

Dr. Jayant Banavaliker | Posted 08.07.2013 | Impact
Dr. Jayant Banavaliker

In a rural area outside Delhi, the father of a young girl with tuberculosis came to me, "Doctor, just give me the medicines. I will give the drugs to ...

What Can We Do About Tuberculosis? What Would Pasteur Do?

Kolleen Bouchane | Posted 12.25.2011 | Impact
Kolleen Bouchane

Recently an unidentified person in NY was diagnosed with TB. While all students and staff were quickly and screened, one outraged mother angrily accused, "Shame on that person." But that shame is misplaced.

TB Vaccine Timing Could Impact Effectiveness

Posted 08.23.2011 | Healthy Living

A new vaccine designed to fight tuberculosis is less effective when given alongside shots for other diseases, a study has found, suggesting child immu...