Over 10m people fell ill with tuberculosis world wide, 1.4m died of TB and 465,000 were diagnosed with drug resistant TB in 2019 only, a public health crisis!
The Rural Doctor with Dr. Okeme partnered with Kateri Medical Services to present a two day sensitization and awareness day for World Tuberculosis.
The target of the SDG 3.3 to end TB by 2030 includes the reduction of deaths from TB by 90% and reduction of TB incidence by 80%. This dream is becoming unattainable. Time is running out and the world is yet to achieve half of this goal.
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