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Today is World Tuberculosis Day

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Every year, World Tuberculosis (TB) Day is observed on March 24 in order to raise awareness about the devastating health, social and economic consequences of TB.

It is also aimed at stepping up efforts to end the global TB epidemic. The theme of World TB Day this year is ‘It’s time’. The theme emphasizes on the urgency to act on the commitments of global leaders to increase access to prevention and treatment; build accountability; ensure sufficient and sustainable financing including for research; promoting an end to stigma and discrimination; and promoting an equitable, rights-based and people-centered TB response… (WHO)

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