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Children suffering from TB (tuberculosis)

sleep outside at Springfield House Open Air School,

Clapham Common, London, 1932.

 

Photograph:

Fox Photos/Getty Images

 

The fight against tuberculosis archive, 1913

6 August 1913: Experts at London conference

unanimous in pleading

for the utilisation of every available weapon

in attacking the disease

The Guardian

Tue 6 Aug 2019    05.30 BST

Last modified on Thu 26 Mar 2020    14.19 GMT

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/aug/06/
the-fight-against-tuberculosis-archive-1913

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

tuberculosis (TB)  / the White Death        UK / USA

 

https://www.theguardian.com/society/tuberculosis

https://www.npr.org/series/203313164/tuberculosis

 

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/04/01/
825221305/opinion-the-way-the-u-s-beat-tb-could-be-a-boon-in-battling-coronavirus

 

https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanres/
article/PIIS2213-2600(20)30151-X/fulltext - March 24, 2020

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/29/
health/tuberculosis-vaccine.html

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/20/
health/latent-tuburculosis-deaths.html

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2017/08/04/
539800393/south-texas-fights-tuberculosis-one-blood-test-at-a-time

http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2017/05/09/
527631455/drug-resistant-tb-is-predicted-to-steadily-spread-in-4-countries

http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2017/01/19/
510433479/a-teens-family-fought-to-get-her-a-restricted-tb-drug-and-won

http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2017/01/07/
506751969/they-never-told-her-that-girls-could-become-scientists

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2016/10/16/
497973176/why-is-the-news-about-tb-so-bad

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/19/
opinion/eliminate-the-tb-scourge.html

 

http://www.npr.org/blogs/goatsandsoda/2015/03/22/
393860586/how-unromantic-it-is-to-die-of-tuberculosis-in-the-21st-century

http://www.npr.org/blogs/goatsandsoda/2015/03/08/
389036667/a-12-year-old-girl-shows-us-what-its-really-like-to-face-tb

 

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2013/07/09/
198354530/sputnik-orbits-a-russian-city-finding-and-healing-tuberculosis

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2013/07/09/
197739736/TB-IN-RUSSIAN-PRISONS

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2013/07/18/
200871130/tuberculosis-outbreak-shakes-wisconsin-city

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2013/07/08/
200125585/TB-In-The-Former-Soviet-Union

https://www.npr.org/2013/06/04/
188566805/moldova-grapples-with-whether-to-isolate-tb-patients

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2013/06/03/
186072305/love-in-the-time-of-tb-a-young-family-fights-an-ancient-foe

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2013/07/02/
196318497/myths-and-stigma-stoke-tb-epidemic-in-tajikistan

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2013/07/02/
196297858/curing-drug-resistant-tuberculosis-in-kids-takes-creativity

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2013/06/12/
182903139/faces-of-drug-resistant-tb

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2013/06/03/
187268374/a-boston-familys-struggle-with-tb-reveals-a-stubborn-foe

 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/mar/25/
drug-resistant-strains-of-tb

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/06/13/
health/13tuberculosis.html

 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/education/2009/nov/18/
john-crofton-obituary

 

http://www.usatoday.com/news/health/2007-05-29-
tb_N.htm

http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/2007-04-11-
tuberculosis-threat_N.htm

http://www.usatoday.com/news/health/2007-03-21-
tuberculosis-prevention_N.htm

 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/society/2005/may/11/
politics.medicineandhealth

 

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/aug/06/
the-fight-against-tuberculosis-archive-1913

 

https://www.nytimes.com/1950/01/22/
archives/george-orwell-author-46-dead-british-writer-acclaimed-for-his-1984.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

drug resistant TB        USA

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2017/05/09/
527631455/drug-resistant-tb-is-predicted-to-steadily-spread-in-4-countries

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

drug-resistant strains of TB        UK

 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/mar/25/
drug-resistant-strains-of-tb

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TB scare        UK

 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/society/2005/may/11/
politics.medicineandhealth

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TB scourge        USA

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/19/
opinion/eliminate-the-tb-scourge.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

spread        USA

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2017/05/09/
527631455/drug-resistant-tb-is-predicted-to-steadily-spread-in-4-countries

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Bacille Calmette Guerin    BCG

BCG vaccine        UK

 

The BCG vaccine

protects against tuberculosis,

which is also known as TB.

TB is a serious infection

that affects the lungs

and sometimes other parts of the body,

such as the bones, joints and kidneys.

It can also cause meningitis.

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/vaccinations/bcg-tuberculosis-tb-vaccine/

 

 

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/vaccinations/bcg-tuberculosis-tb-vaccine/

 

 

https://www.theguardian.com/science/audio/2020/apr/30/
covid-19-what-has-the-bcg-vaccine-got-to-do-with-it-podcast

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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