Today on World Tuberculosis Day, a group of Khayelitsha teens living with drug-resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB) will unveil a 2 metre tall artwork commemorating their battles against the disease, while Doctors Without Borders (MSF) warns that adolescents are being fatally neglected in the response to TB and DR-TB in South Africa.
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Freeman responded and assisted with the delivery, while Daniels kept the Disaster Operations Center and the en route emergency medical services updated.
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