EverythingLubbock.comTuberculosis Exposure at Killeen ISD, Parents of Those Exposed ContactedEverythingLubbock.comThe Killeen Independent School District says it has learned that some students and staff at four campuses may have been exposed to tuberculosis. KISD was contacted by the Bell County Health Department with the information. The district has not no
Globalnews.ca'You are a dead man': Friend of John Ridsdel posts ominous warning to his killersGlobalnews.caIn an open letter to Abu Sayyaf, the terrorist group responsible for executing John Ridsdel, Canadian author Alexandra Sellers says he had tuberculosis and the militants should be worried about having contracted the disease. Story continues be
WCBD News 2Tuberculosis case at Williams Middle SchoolWCBD News 2Someone at C.E Williams Middle School may have been exposed to tuberculosis, a serious and contagious lung disease. Overall, parents tell News 2 they are pleased with the way the situation has been handled at Williams, but they are concerned their ...and more »
The Killeen Daily HeraldKISD: Four campuses may have been exposed to TuberculosisThe Killeen Daily HeraldStudents and staff at four campuses within the Killeen Independent School District may have been exposed to tuberculosis, according to a district news release. The district was notified by the Bell County Health Department, according to the release ...Stu
Nigeria's Raging Tuberculosis CrisisAllAfrica.comWith about 600,000 cases of tuberculosis, as reported by the National Tuberculosis and Leprosy Control Programme (NTBLCP), the incidence of the disease is on the rise in Nigeria. That should worry the health authorities, as we cannot afford to add a TB ...and more »
WCBD News 2Possible tuberculosis exposure at Charleston County schoolWCBD News 2CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) — A person associated with C.E. Williams Middle School For Creative And Scientific Arts was recently diagnosed with tuberculosis, also known as TB. Officials made the announcement on Thursday, April 28. We're told while the ...and more »
Could an OTC Antacid Treat Tuberculosis?Pharmacy Times“Being highly active against drug-resistant strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis, [the proton pump inhibitor] provides us with an excellent opportunity to treat tuberculosis,” explained Stewart Cole of the Global Health Institute at the École ...
NBC4 WashingtonTuberculosis Reported at Montgomery County High SchoolNBC4 WashingtonAn active case of tuberculosis (TB) has been reported at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School, school officials said in a letter to parents earlier this month. School officials say the unidentified individual is being treated, and there is no additional ...
AllAfrica.comZimbabwe: Tuberculosis Threatens Expecting MothersAllAfrica.comDespite being diagnosed with tuberculosis in January 2016 in Harare and currently under treatment, he still thinks witchcraft had something to do with the deaths of members of his family. He narrates how he lost both his wife and his two month old son ...
Tuberculosis bacteria build 'edible' havens in immune cellsScience DailyThe newly published study describes how tuberculosis bacteria cause mammalian immune cells, called macrophages, to make more of a key snippet of genetic material. Higher levels of this snippet, called microRNA-33 (miRNA-33), change the action of ...and more »
Tuberculosis, also known as TB, is common and in many cases, deadly infectious disease caused by various strains of mycobacteria, usually Mycobacterium tuberculosis. This information was gathered after research, according to Wikipedia.