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WHO: S.Africa epicentre of drug-resistant, killer-tuberculosis

The World Health Organization reports that Tugela Ferry in the KwaZulu province of South Africa is the epicentre of a worldwide epidemic of new drug-resistant tuberculosis in 46 countries, infecting 500,000 patients and killing 110,000 annually.

Young whites emigrate, young blacks die of TB-AIDS in S.Africa

Young, skilled white S.Africans are emigrating enmasse; and young black S.Africans are increasingly dying of AIDS, writes the SA Institute of Race Relations on November 26 2008.

XDR TB is the new epidemic in Africa

It's everywhere. In the continent hit hardest by HIV/AIDS a new epidemic of XDR-TD is claiming even more lives. The future is not looking so good.

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