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Adopt Tailored Solutions To Eliminate TB By 2030: WHO

Male/New Delhi: The World Health Organisation (WHO) has told the South East Asian countries to integrate their national plans and mobilise and utilise resources...

India Has Most Number Of TB Deaths Among Children, Shows Study

London: India has the most number of child deaths due to tuberculosis, according to a Lancet study which found that over 55,000 children died...

Novel Mechanism May Help Cure Tuberculosis

New York: Researchers have discovered a key mechanism in the tuberculosis bacteria, which may lead to a novel drug target for potentially treating the...

Irregular Menstruation, Reduced Bleeding Can Be Sign Of Genital TB: Study

Mumbai: As 60-70 per cent of women fall victim to genital Tuberculosis (TB) -- largely a cause of infertility -- doctors have said that...

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...
Turmeric May Help Fight Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis: Study

Turmeric May Help Fight Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis: Study

The humble turmeric, an essential ingredient in Indian curries, may help fight drug-resistant tuberculosis, a new study has claimed.
Multi Drug Resistant Poses a major threat in control of TB worldwide

New TB Drug Has An Indian Connection In Belgium

Multi Drug resistant or MDR Tuberculosis poses a major threat in control of TB worldwide. In 2015, an estimated 71,000 of MDR-TB cases occurred in India.

Results Of Nationwide TB Survey To Be Released By Year-End

India, which has the world's largest number of tuberculosis patients, plans to release the results of its first-ever survey mapping the prevalence of drug-resistant...