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Tuberculosis Prevention

The Missed 3 Million: Reducing the Threat of Tuberculosis Worldwide

Susan Blumenthal, M.D. | Posted 10.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Susan Blumenthal, M.D.

Much more needs to be done to achieve a TB-free world -- one in which children will have to turn to the history books to learn such a disease ever existed.

World TB Day 2012: Ensuring a Treatable Disease Is Actually Treatable

David Greeley | Posted 05.24.2012 | Impact
David Greeley

Our most daunting global health crisis is a pernicious, wasting disease that can be spread by a simple cough or sneeze and has been infecting humans since 4,000 B.C.

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.

Whether It's Cyprus or TB, the Ultimate Austerity Measure Is Prevention

Kari Stoever | Posted 05.25.2013 | Impact
Kari Stoever

Preventing a problem in the first place is the Holy Grail to mitigating some of the world's greatest challenges. Future generations will pay the price for each year we are delayed in making new TB vaccines available for the world.