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Tuberculosis (TB) is the fifth killer disease in Kenya and the world’s leading infectious disease killer. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), nearly 10 million people were affected and 1.5 million deaths were reported in 2018. Although TB has had profound impact in Kenya, over the years, the nation has made great strides in […]
What is TB? Tuberculosis (TB) is a disease caused by germs that are spread from person to person through the air. TB usually affects the lungs, but it can also affect other parts of the body, such as the brain, the kidneys, or the spine. A person with TB can die if they do not […]
My name is Nick Wambugu. I am 26 years. I am a primary school teacher at in a private school in Embu Town. I have been a TB survivor twice so far. My first encounter with the deadly disease was in 2012. I was in my final year at Ikuu Boys’ High school in Chuka. […]
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