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TB and tobacco – the unexplored linkages

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On World Tuberculosis day 2010, health workers across the globe made new pledges to curb the epidemic, which affects 10-13 million people worldwide, according to the World Health Organization. India has the highest rate of infection in the world and health experts are drawing attention to the connection between smoking tobacco and the disease. From Jaipuur, Rajasthan, FSRN’s Jasvinder Sehgal reports.

Jasvinder Sehgal is a member of this group and a Journalist Against TB.

http://fsrn.org/audio/health-experts-india-focus-connection-between-tobacco-and-tuberculosis/6435

Written by JournalistsAgainstTB

January 5, 2011 at 2:58 pm

Posted in TB and Media

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