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Cured patients help in TB treatment in Tanzania

A child sits on a bench in front of Upendo's office, studying a brochure about TB, in Kibaha, United Republic of Tanzania.
WHO/Evelyn Hockstein

The United Republic of Tanzania has one of the highest rates of TB in the world. “We will never be free of this disease if we do not make people – especially youth -- more aware and less afraid,” Tibihka says.

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