Ministry of Health: Every 1 hour, 11 people in Indonesia die of tuberculosis

Liputan6.com, Jakarta The Ministry of Health (Kemenkes) revealed that tuberculosis (TB / TBC) is still a world health problem. In Indonesia alone, the number of patients and people who die from the disease is still relatively high. Maxi Rein Rondonuwu, Director General of Disease Prevention and Control at the Ministry of Health, said that worldwide … Read more

Five ways to avoid tuberculosis

Jakarta (ANTARA) – Apart from COVID-19, there are several diseases that need to be in the spotlight during a pandemic, one of which is tuberculosis. According to the Global TB Report 2020 data, this disease that also attacks the lungs occurs in Indonesia with more than 560 thousand cases. By 2030, Indonesia has a target … Read more

10 Symptoms of Pulmonary TB and Its Causes

KOMPAS.com – Tuberculosis or pulmonary tuberculosis is a bacterial infection that attacks the lungs. This disease is easily transmitted from one patient to the surrounding people, but can be cured with the right treatment. If left untreated, pulmonary tuberculosis can lead to life-threatening complications of permanent lung damage. Also read: Glandular TB: Symptoms, How to … Read more