UV and Tuberculosis?

Answer Tuberculosis, or TB, currently ranks among the world's deadliest diseases, and roughly 2 million deaths are related to tuberculosis each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Since th... Read More »

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How Do I Test for Tuberculosis?

Tuberculosis is a disease passed through mucus droplets that affects the lungs. Tuberculosis kills almost 2 million people each year, primarily in Africa and Asia. Thankfully vaccines and a test ha... Read More »

How to Prevent Tuberculosis?

Tuberculosis, or TB, is a lung disease that's easily transmitted through the air when an infected person speaks, laughs or coughs. Bacille Calmette-Guerin (BCG) is the vaccination for tuberculosis ... Read More »

How do people die from tuberculosis?

Tuberculosis, commonly called TB, is a dangerous and frequently deadly bacterial disease that can spread through the air and infect other people. TB kills a large number of people every year.TypesT... Read More »

What is the outcome of tuberculosis?

The bacteria Mycobacterium tuberculosis causes the disease tuberculosis, which affects the lungs of the infected. The bacteria causes pneumonia and inflammation of the lungs which can make breathin... Read More »