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Documenting Tuberculosis

Last week, the Lens Blog of the New York Times featured a post about Misha Friedman, a photojournalist documenting the epidemic of tuberculosis in Eastern Europe & Central Asia. In…..

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Sending South African miners home to die

Epidemiologist Jonathan Smith is working to complete a documentary called¬†“They Go to Die,”¬†about the lives of four former mineworkers that were sent home from the mine after contracting TB and…..

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The scourge of TB in South Africa

India and China have the largest numbers of tuberculosis cases, and multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) has been found in nearly every country. But it is South Africa, where TB often comes…..