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New Programme To End Tuberculosis 5 Years Ahead Of Schedule: Centre

New Programme To End Tuberculosis 5 Years Ahead Of Schedule: Centre

Last year, the World Health Organisation estimated that there were 28 lakh new cases of tuberculosis in India. To combat the disease, the expansion...
I Ran A Marathon To Defeat TB, This Is My Story

I Ran A Marathon To Defeat TB, This Is My Story

I was just another 20-year old lad - determined, ambitious and working hard to find my place in the rat race. I was training...
In A First, Surgeons Implant 3D-Printed Vertebrae, Help Woman With Spinal Tuberculosis Walk Again

In A First, Surgeons Implant 3D-Printed Vertebrae, Help Woman With Spinal...

Gurugram: Offering hope for those suffering from spine-related problems, surgeons at a leading hospital here on Wednesday announced they have successfully implanted for the first...
India’s Fight Against TB: Why We Are Failing

India’s Fight Against TB: Why We Are Failing

Tuberculosis or TB is a global health crisis that affects an estimated 9.6 million people in the world. 2.8 million of those affected are...
They Survived TB. Here Are Their Stories

They Survived TB. Here Are Their Stories

With the highest tuberculosis burden in the world, India is the capital of the global TB crisis. The patients of tuberculosis need more than...
Accurate Diagnosis Is The First Step To Address India’s TB Crisis

Accurate Diagnosis Is The First Step To Address India’s TB Crisis

Tuberculosis or TB is considered to be one of the biggest health crisis in India. What's often missed is the fact that TB cases...
Under Daily Dose TB Treatment, Drugs To Be Given As Per Patient’s Weight

Under Daily Dose TB Treatment, Drugs To Be Given As Per Patient’s...

New Delhi: The Supreme Court last week had directed the Centre to change its thrice weekly regimen of tuberculosis (TB) drugs for patients to...
Despite Winning In Court, Patna Teen Will Have To Wait Longer To Get New TB Drug

Despite Winning In Court, Patna Teen Will Have To Wait Longer...

New Delhi: A Patna teenager, who is suffering from extremely drug-resistant tuberculosis, has won her right to a necessary drug in court. But it would...
Supreme Court Orders Daily TB Treatment For Millions With Free Tablets

Supreme Court Orders Daily TB Treatment For Millions With Free Tablets

Millions of tuberculosis patients in India will receive daily treatment after the Supreme Court on Monday ordered the government to change the current dosing practice amid activist claims it was endangering lives.
Experts Speak On Patna Teen Girl’s Fight For TB Drug

Experts Speak On Patna Teen Girl’s Fight For TB Drug

New Delhi: Eighteen-year-old girl is fighting a battle against Tuberculosis in Patna.  Her father, Kaushal Kishore Tripathi, is doing the rounds of the court,...