A deal brokered with the health department guarantees free access but for how long?
An active approach to identifying TB at the community level is needed in a country with one of the highest rates of the disease in the world.
Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi commemorated World TB Day by unveiling the only GeneXpert system in Africa on Thursday.
Sibongile has been diagnosed with tuberculosis (TB) three times; this year she found out she has multidrug-resistant TB.
The battlefield in the fight against TB has been mapped out in the province with the highest prevalence of the disease -- KwaZulu-Natal.