Tuberculosis

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‘Mortality rate due to pneumonia, diarrhoea down’

A study says deaths due to hypertensive heart disease and suicide have increased in the country

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Tuberculosis, heart disease top causes of death in India: report

Worldwide, ischemic heart disease, stroke, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) claimed the most lives.

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The hidden costs of free care

The case of tuberculosis shows free healthcare services alone will not be enough to address the disease

BMC ties up with private health services to reach out to TB patients

The sample collection of patients and transportation cost involved will be handled by the NGO and BMC.

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New vaccine offers protection against tuberculosis, leprosy

In a breakthrough, US researchers have found that an improved tuberculosis vaccine can offer strong protection against leprosy.

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New vaccine offers protection against tuberculosis, leprosy

In a breakthrough, US researchers have found that an improved tuberculosis vaccine can offer strong protection against leprosy.

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‘Positive on HIV, India lags behind on TB, malaria front’

Fewer people in India are dying from HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria than a decade ago.

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Strong link between indoor air pollution, TB in children: Study

Experts says use of safer household fuels & reduction of exposure to tobacco can lower risk of TB among kids.

BMC to probe TB deaths

A circular, prepared by the civic health department Wednesday, will be issued to all hospitals, clinics and dispensaries in a week.

RTI reveals TB accounted for 8.1% of 87,027 deaths in city in 2013-14

BMC contests NGO Praja’s report, says only 1,393 deaths due to TB last year.

TB patient who killed inmate is also schizophrenic

The Agripada resident had attacked three patients in two wards on Bombay Hospital’s third floor, using a rod used to hold saline bottle.

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Why TB persists

Public and private efforts must converge to battle it.

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Bone marrow stem cells could defeat drug-resistant tuberculosis

Patients with potentially fatal “superbug” forms of tuberculosis (TB) could in future be treated using stem cells taken from their own bone marrow, according to the results of an early-stage trial of the technique. The finding, made by British and Swedish scientists, could pave the way for the development of a new treatment for the […]

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‘What about Asaram,Tejpal,other rapes? Have the accused hanged?’

Ram Singh’s two-room house has been taken over by his relatives.

Hunger Pangs

Rampant under-nutrition in rural areas heightens the threat of TB in India despite effective treatment.