Author Archive | Shelly Batra

Operation ASHA - Fighting Tuberculosis Worldwide

Using Technology and Community Empowerment to Treat Tuberculosis.

TB is has been declared a health emergency by WHO. Over 9 million people are newly infected with TB and 1.4 million die annually. Incomplete TB treatment has led to an alarming rise in DR-TB (Drug Resistant TB), a man-made epidemic. MDR-TB (Multi Drug-Resistant TB), if not fully treated, leads to the dreaded XDR-TB (Extremely […]

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