Avert the looming TB-diabetes co-epidemic before it gets too late

by Shobha Shukla
Citizen News Service (CNS), November 2015

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http://www.citizen-news.org/2015/11/avert-looming-tb-diabetes-co-epidemic.htmlTB-DIABETES_resize

The global picture presents a bleak scenario of the double burden of TB and diabetes, in so much as a communicable and a non-communicable disease seem to have joined hands to threaten public health. That’s why the present first-ever Global TB Diabetes Summit in Indonesia becomes important for galvanizing effective and collaborative public health responses.

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