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24 March is World Tuberculosis (TB) Day

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Brad talks about what it was like with genital TB

After years of feeling sub-par and getting sick too often, Brad started noticing some swelling in his pants – and […]

TB linked to COPD

Australian scientists have shown an important link between two, previously unconnected, serious lung diseases: tuberculosis and COPD.
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What is TB?

Tuberculosis (TB) is a chronic, communicable infection due to the bacteria Mycobacterium tuberculosis. It most commonly affects the lungs, but...

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Brain study identifies bipolar marker

People with the highest risk of developing bipolar disorder exhibit weak connections in the emotional areas of the brain, a […]

Cannabis use in Australians with epilepsy

The first Australian nationwide survey on the experiences and opinions of medicinal cannabis use in people with epilepsy has revealed […]

Better dental care needed for people living with MS

Many Australians living with multiple sclerosis (MS) do not receive adequate oral health care or access to dental services. These […]

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