World TB Day

This kills more South Africans than any other disease. There’s a new way to stop it

Gavin Churchyard

One in four people carry this potentially deadly bug? Now a new shorter treatment can prevent it from making you sick.


The South Africans who unmasked TB stigma

MG Reporter

Media professionals and health workers wore surgical masks to fight TB stigma on World TB Day


M&G joins #UnmaskStigma TB awareness campaign

Mia Malan

The Mail & Guardian's health centre, Bhekisisa, joins the World Health Organisation in raising awareness about TB on World TB Day on March 24.


#Unmask TB stigma with a selfie

Dalene von Delft

Fearing social rejection, many patients don't seek treatment. To show your solidarity, don a surgical mask and post a selfie on World TB Day.


Ramping up the battle against TB

Vuvu Vena, Sapa-AFP

The battlefield in the fight against TB has been mapped out in the province with the highest prevalence of the disease -- KwaZulu-Natal.