24 March 2013: “TB is a time bomb. If you don’t curtail it now it will be out of control.” Professor Alimuddin Zumla, UCL http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/health-news/uk-risks-time-bomb-of-untreatable-tb-as-number-of-drugresistant-cases-rises-rapidly-8547108.html
TB Proof reached 400 likes this week, thank you! Why this matters: WORLD TB DAY today: 24 March 1882: Robert Koch discovered the bacillus responsible for TB. 1 in 7: number of people killed by TB in the Western World 131 years ago. 1 400 000: number of people killed by TB annually 131 years...
BBC News, 23 March 2013/the Lancet: “To prevent further cases of MDR and XDR TB, a radical change in political and scientific thinking, and the implementation of specific measures worldwide, are needed.” http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-21894488 #TBProof
Further resistance to TB Drugs in SA identified http://www.health-e.org.za/news/article.php?uid=20034111 #TBProof
TB Proof in the Media for world TB Day #TBProof http://sciencespeaksblog.org/2013/03/19/tb-week-survivors-recount-illness-treatment-and-loss/#axzz2OBuOw5tZ
Wall Street Journal today, 18 March 2013: Move to Cut Deadly TB in India https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=438769509537407&set=a.404566632957695.99450.365168860230806&type=1&relevant_count=1