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The vet and the wildebeest

Tuberculosis can be passed from animals to people, a British vet tells Health-e how he struggled to get diagnosed...

Much shorter TB treatment offers hope

There is hope for people living with multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) as the “gruelling” two-year treatment with “terrible side-effects”...

XDR TB trial saves lives

Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB) is usually a death sentence. But a breakthrough South African trial announced at the World...

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