1. Facing the TB Challenge - TB CARE I in Uganda

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    A story of the fight against tuberculosis in Uganda. TB CARE I ran an 18 month project there, which saw the treatment success rate increase from 49 to 70%, 90 patients were put on MDR-TB treatment and patient monitoring was significantly improved.

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    • South Sudan Country Director on VOA

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      In the run up to World TB Day 2013, TB CARE I South Sudan Country Director Stephen Macharia talks about TB Control in South Sudan on the 'Voice of America' program 'South Sudan in Focus'.

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      • Raymond Pozo - Campaign Against TB

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        The Dominican Republic is one of the countries in Latin America with the highest rate of tuberculosis. Therefore the health authorities have committed to a 50% reduction in deaths from this disease. The famous Dominican Republic comedian Raymond Pozo is the face of the campaign.

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        • The Craftsman's TB Testimonial

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          A furniture craftsman from the Dominican Republic, tells the story of how he was diagnosed and successfully treated for TB and how he overcame stigma and mis-information in the process. In Spanish with English Subtitles.

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          • Saksit and SMS

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            Cambodia is one of the 22 countries with the highest burden of TB in the world. The Saksit and SMS initiative are promoting earlier diagnosis and treatment of TB. With these two programs in place, we are minimizing the continued spread of TB in the community of Kampong Cham, Cambodia.

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            • Triumph Over MDR-TB

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              Multidrug-Resistant TB or MDR-TB is a serious form of TB which is resistant to at least the two most powerful TB drugs. As MDR-TB is difficult to cure, it requires treatment for a minimum of 20 months with drugs which often have severe side-effects. In this video Yim Chann (Cambodia) will tell you about his triumph over MDR-TB

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              • Stop TB Ghana

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                Bice Osei Kuffour aka Obour - Musician and Ghana TB Ambassador with his World TB Day video. Through this video/song he aims to educate the people of Ghana on TB prevention and control, remind people to seek early treatment since TB is curable and that treatment is FREE and dispel the misconception that TB is a curse but a disease which can be cured.

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