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This disease kills more Americans than HIV and TB and a lot of


Jessica Vega has drug-resistant tuberculosis. She cooks in her home in the poor

Patients wait for testing and medical treatment for tuberculosis at the Doctors Without Borders Kutupalong clinic on October 4, 2017, in Cox's Bazar, ...

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Kampala, Uganda. A busy outdoor market for used textiles.

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Hepatitis C (above) has become the most deadly infectious disease in America, killing

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Does tuberculosis top HIV/AIDS as the deadlier disease?

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Report: Pollution Kills 3 Times More than AIDS, TB And Malaria Combined


A tuberculosis patient at a hospital in Guwahati, India, in March. Active infections remain quite deadly, but silent infections may be far less frequent ...

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A new analysis finds that more Americans now die as a result of hepatitis C (HCV) infection than from all other infectious diseases reported to the CDC ...

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A survivor of a fatal bus accident that killed 47 people in Zimbabwe surveys the scene

Illustration by Todd Detwiler for TIME


Infectious disease deaths. Reprinted with permission from Macmillan Publishers Ltd: Nature. Paulson T. Epidemiology: a mortal foe.

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History of tuberculosis

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Native American with Tuberculosis infection, potential zoonosis from seals.

How is TB spread?

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Most of the time, it starts with a wracking cough. Damage to the lungs advances; if infection enters the bloodstream, it may spread throughout ...

The hepatitis C virus is transmitted through the bloodstream. (BSIP/UIG via Getty Images)

A photo taken in November 2013 shows staff members of the Themba Lethu Clinic in Johannesburg

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This disease kills more Americans than HIV and TB, and a lot of people living

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41 HIV and AIDS AIDS was first reported in the United States in 1981 and has. 43 42 More than 816,149 cases of ...

Why do we need to know the reasons people die?


Back Babas Emmanuel or Emma as he is called was born infected with HIV. He doesn't remember his parents as they died when he was a young boy. At the age of ...

How is tuberculosis (TB) a human rights issue?

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Does the carnage on SA's roads claim more lives than AIDS & TB?

... Hepatitis C Kills More Americans than Any Other Infectious Disease Annual Hepatitis C-related mortality in 2013 surpassed the total combined number of ...

More people die from air pollution than Malaria and HIV/Aids, new study shows

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Patients with HIV and tuberculosis (TB) wear masks while awaiting consultation at a clinic in Cape Town's Khayelitsha township, February 23, 2010.

Is HIV still a death sentence in the West?

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TB in the United States

TB kills more people every year than any other infectious disease, including Aids, says

Graph: Global burden of HIV-related cryptococcal meningitis (Estimated yearly cases).

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Pediatric Tuberculosis

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A female invalid on a balcony; death stands next to her, representing tuberculosis. Watercolor by R. Cooper. Wellcome Library, London, CC BY-NC-ND

About Chagas Disease

Common risk factors for increased likelihood of progression from latent tuberculosis infection to active disease.

During the first decade of the response, it became increasingly evident that an effective HIV response required a multisectoral response: to tackle ...

Diagnoses and Clinical Characteristics of 200 Patients Presenting with HIV Infection to Clinique Bon Sauveur in Haiti between 1993 and 1995. Tuberculosis ...

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UNAIDS and the Sustainable Development Goals

Living With Tuberculosis: How to Avoid Complications

Eradicating TB across the globe by 2035, as the World Health Organisation hopes to do, will only take place if the global funding and will improves.

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Microbiome Changes during Tuberculosis and Antituberculous Therapy | Clinical Microbiology Reviews

Volunteers from the Andrey Rylkov Foundation distribute free needles and condoms in Moscow.

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Tuberculosis: Osmosis Study Video; Infectious Causes of ...

What individuals can do

Tuberculosis (TB) - Infectious Diseases - MSD Manual Professional Edition

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The Urgency of Defeating TB

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Are 'One-Third' of Caravan Migrants Sick with HIV, Tuberculosis, and Chicken Pox?


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