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Officials To Spend Extra $120 Million A Year To Wipe Out TB In Kids

AP | MARIA CHENG | Posted 12.01.2013 | Impact

LONDON -- Health officials are embarking on an ambitious plan to wipe out tuberculosis in children worldwide, even though they don't know exactly how ...

Tuberculosis: Modernizing the Fight Against an Ancient Scourge

Anthony S. Fauci, M.D. | Posted 05.24.2013 | Healthy Living
Anthony S. Fauci, M.D.

We face a lengthy war to be fought tenaciously on many fronts, and likely over many decades, as we move toward our goal of tuberculosis control and, ultimately, elimination.

Global Tuberculosis Cases Declining For The First Time: WHO

AP | Posted 12.11.2011 | Healthy Living

LONDON -- The World Health Organization says the number of people with tuberculosis has fallen for the first time. In a report issued Tuesday, WHO es...

Funding Cut as Record Rates of Drug-Resistant TB Reported

Joanne Carter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Joanne Carter

While Senators Obama, Biden, and Clinton all voted for the Lantos-Hyde plan to ramp up the fight against TB, now, they have not prioritized investment commensurate with the scale of devastation of this disease.