TB Patients defaulting on treatment a major concern in Tsumkwe

by editor1 / Aug 01, 2019 / 0 comments

Out of 55 patients being treated for TB in Tsumkwe, 35 are resistant to the treatment.

Men reluctant to test for TB

by editor1 / Apr 07, 2018 / 0 comments

-Although Kunene Region ranks lowest in reported cases of Tuberculosis, the regional health directorate is still concerned that men are reluctant to get tested for both TB and HIV.

Namibia making progress in treating drug resistant tuberculosis

by editor1 / Mar 19, 2018 / 0 comments

Namibia is making progress in treating both drug resistant and extreme drug resistant tuberculosis as some patients are cured.

To curb HIV-TB co-infection rates, Namibia should continue to provide comprehensive services

by editor / Mar 22, 2017 / 0 comments

-Namibia should continue to provide comprehensive tuberculosis and HIV services to effectively eradicate TB and adequately treat HIV in the country.