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Successful fight against tuberculosis in south-western Russia

Health education posters promote TB prevention and treatment
WHO/E. Zolotova

"Tuberculosis is a curable disease," says this health education poster. Some of the biggest hurdles in detecting cases are low awareness and fear. Patients are often stigmatized after being diagnosed. Information campaigns for general health practitioners and the public are essential to combat the disease.

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