The Union

Thursday, 3 December 2015

Unlikely perk of prison life: Free, speedy TB treatment (Mail and Guardian)

El tratamiento de la tuberculosis resistente se reducirá a la mitad (El País)

Short treatment for multi-drug resistant tuberculosis in offing (Asian Age)

Medicine ‘cocktail’ brings new hope to TB sufferers (Cape Times)

Study shows shorter treatment for MDR-TB as effective, more successful than standard regimen (Science Speaks blog)

More effective treatment for drug-resistant TB found (Asian Age)

Bangladesh raises new hope for MDR-TB treatment(BDN News)

Shortened drug-resistant TB treatment trial raises hope (

WHO launches flavoured TB drugs made for kids (NYOOOZ)

Child friendly TB medication gives kids a fighting chance: TB Alliance (eNews Channel Africa)

Child-friendly TB drugs launched (The Hindu)

Strawberry-flavoured medicines combat TB (International Business Times)

If SA wins the fight against TB, the world will benefit (Mail and Guardian)

Romania’s poor relegated to antiquated tuberculosis care (Science Speaks)

Ground-Up: Money for TB research is shrinking while millions die (The Daily Maverick)

BRICS not coughing up for TB (IOL)

Cough up money for TB, demand protesters (Ground Up)

A school with a difference!(Asian Tribune)