WTVY, DothanActive and contagious Tuberculosis in DothanWTVY, Dothan"There have been no cases of tuberculosis on any of the employees at any of the venues of the 100 block of North Foster and South Foster Streets. We want to make sure our patrons understand that we are open for business. But no one here has tested ...
30 test positive for tuberculosis after screening at Leicester homelessness hostelLeicester MercuryTuberculosis tests on staff and residents at Leicester's Dawn Centre have revealed 30 cases of the disease. Public Health England (PHE) officials carried out screening earlier this month after a hospital patient with TB was released to the homeless ...
Patients infected by tuberculosis and human immunodeficiency virus ...BMC Blogs NetworkPatients facing tuberculosis (TB) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection receive particular care. Despite efforts in the care, misconceptions about TB ...and more »
Daily MailEly woman with Down's Syndrome reaches 75th birthday after ...Daily MailFrances Gillett, from Ely, Cambridgeshire, will turn 75 on Sunday. When she was born in 1941, the average life expectancy for someone with Down's Syndrome ...and more »
SeekerCampfires May Have Triggered Emergence of TuberculosisSeekerFire brought warmth to early humans but may also have triggered the emergence of a deadly disease.Ancient Campfires May Have Unleashed Humanity's Top Bacterial ...Gizmodoall 2 news articles »
New mechanism of tuberculosis infectionScience DailyOne of the world's most deadly diseases, tuberculosis -- primarily a lung disease -- infects more than 8 million people and is responsible for 1.5 million deaths each year. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately one ...and more »
African HIV/tuberculosis institutes merge | ScienceScience MagazineTwo prominent biomedical research institutes in South Africa's KwaZulu-Natal province announced that they plan to merge and form the Africa Health Research ...and more »
Breitbart NewsEleven Refugees Diagnosed with Active Tuberculosis Around Akron, OhioBreitbart NewsCLEVELAND, Ohio–Eleven refugees have been diagnosed with active tuberculosis in Summit County, Ohio, over the past six years, Dr. Margo Erme, medical director of the Summit County Public Health Department tells Breitbart News. The cases of active ...
Science MagazineResearch charities help marry two major South African HIV/tuberculosis institutesScience MagazineAs the International AIDS Conference kicked off in Durban, South Africa, today, two of the nation's most prominent biomedical research institutions announced that they will marry and combine resources to attack the raging coepidemic of tuberc
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.