March 2016

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Story Celebrating World TB Day 2016

On March 22, 2016 the South African National Department of Health (NDOH), in collaboration with partners including the USAID TB CARE II South Africa project, successfully hosted a World TB Day event focused on highlighting successes and recommitting the country’s focus on fighting TB and HIV. The event was held in Marapong, Lephalale in Limpopo province and was attended by thousands of community members.

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Story We Beat TB Meningitis Videos

The TB CARE II South Africa project has developed a 20 minute documentary that is being used to raise awareness about the effect of TB in children, specifically TB Meningitis. The aim of this video is to educate nursing staff, parents and newly-diagnosed TB patients to understand the symptoms and risks of TB Meningitis, especially in children under age five.

The video can be seen here:

03 Feb 2017 22:49