This website is no longer actively maintained
Some material and features may be unavailable

All Posts Tagged With: "tuberculosis"

Cape Town makes strides in combating tuberculosis

Blogwatch

Cape Town makes strides in combating tuberculosis

March 24 was World Tuberculosis Day, so Worldfocus decided to take a deeper look at a disease that has long been a deadly threat. Tonight's Worldfocus special edition includes a piece by Debra Daugherty about how one South African community has combated the disease. Read more about this public health campaign in Cape Town.

Posted: March 29, 2010 11:15   Comments: 0
Mumbai confronts drug-resistant tuberculosis strain

Video

Mumbai confronts drug-resistant tuberculosis strain

Mumbai, India's largest city, is confronting an epidemic of drug-resistant tuberculosis. Independent producer Lauren Rudser brings Worldfocus this signature story on an often overlooked global health issue.

Posted: September 2, 2009 15:54   Comments: 3
South Africa treats Tuberculosis patients at home

Blogwatch / Audio

South Africa treats Tuberculosis patients at home

As rates of tuberculosis rise, countries must weigh the civil liberties of patients infected with the airborne disease against the greater public's health interests.

Posted: November 25, 2008 22:53   Comments: 1

Produced by Creative News Group LLC     ©2017 WNET.ORG     All rights reserved

Distributed by American Public Television