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MULTIDRUG RESISTANT TB
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Obama Proposes Less Money To Fight World's Top Infectious Killer
His budget comes two months after his lauded plan to attack tuberculosis.
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CDC Director Calls It 'Shameful' This Curable Disease Still Kills Millions
The leading infectious killer in the world has been around for centuries. When will the world eliminate tuberculosis?
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Only 3 Congressmen Showed For A Hearing On The No. 1 Infectious Killer In The World
Over 1.5 million people now die from tuberculosis a year, pushing it past AIDS.
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Tuberculosis Causes As Many Global Deaths As HIV/AIDS
But HIV/AIDS receives almost four times as much global funding.
This Disease Could Kill 75 Million People By 2050
The White House has a plan to combat multidrug-resistant tuberculosis, but it may never get funded.
Poor Diagnosis Driving Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Around The World: WHO
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UNITAID was launched in 2006 by the governments of Britain, Brazil, Chile, France and Norway to give sustainable funding
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