Can TB go away on its own?
What is tuberculosis and how long does it last?
What are the 3 stages of tuberculosis?
Is TB a lifelong disease?
Is TB curable today?
Can lungs heal after TB?
Can a person get TB twice?
Can you live a long life with TB?
Why does TB stay in your system forever?
Is there a vaccine for tuberculosis?
What is the fastest way to cure TB?
Can TB come back after 20 years?
How did we stop tuberculosis?
In 1943 Selman Waksman discovered a compound that acted against M. tuberculosis, called streptomycin. The compound was first given to a human patient in November 1949 and the patient was cured.
When did tuberculosis end?
How did we get rid of tuberculosis?
Is TB a pandemic disease?
Is TB still around?
Why don’t we get TB vaccine?
How many cases of TB are there in 2020?
Where does tuberculosis come from?
Who is most at risk for tuberculosis?
Persons who have immigrated from areas of the world with high rates of TB. Children less than 5 years of age who have a positive TB test. Groups with high rates of TB transmission, such as homeless persons, injection drug users, and persons with HIV infection.