| Jan 7, 2011
| 2:02 PM
A Kansas City, Kansas, middle-school student has been confirmed as having tuberculosis, school district officials said on Friday.
The student, identified as a student at Rosedale Middle School, has been quarantined and is receiving medication to treat...
| Aug 21, 2010
"Adrenal fatigue" is the sort of diagnosis that might hit home during a late-night Internet search. Do you, for example, have trouble waking up in the morning without caffeine? Do you crave salty foods? Do people seem a lot more irritating than in the...
| Sep 1, 2010
A new automated test to detect tuberculosis infections and the presence of an antibiotic-resistant TB strain can shave days to weeks off the time it takes to identify new infections, allowing treatment to be started immediately to prevent further spread...
| Sep 4, 2010
| 6:44 PM
Halloween arrives early at Roger's Gardens
Hundreds of Halloween aficionados waited in line this week for an invitation-only chance to shop the grand opening of the 2010 Roger's Gardens Halloween shop.
"It's all fun and games until someone loses an...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 8:03 AM
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is helping partners in China improve child vaccines, roll out faster TB detection kits and make higher-yielding rice which it hopes can be used later in other parts of the world.
Ray Yip, the foundation's chief...
| Mar 1, 2011
| 2:35 PM
The Indiana State Board of Animal Health confirmed Tuesday that they found bovine tuberculosis in beef cattle in southeastern Indiana.
The tuberculosis was found in an Indiana cow during routine testing at a meat processing facility in Michigan....
| Jun 20, 2011
| 2:44 PM
Orland Hills has a library board, but no library. Norwood Park has a paid three-member board with the sole job of overseeing 40 streetlights. And a southern Illinois tuberculosis board has amassed more than $200,000 yet it treats only one patient every...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 10:20 AM
Two people in the same Kansas City, Kan. apartment complex are fighting active tuberculosis. Joe Connor, director of the Unified Government Health Department confirms two active cases of TB at Bethany Towers Park at 1131 Central. The first was reported to...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 5:29 PM
Two people in the same Kansas City, Kan. apartment complex are fighting active tuberculosis.
Joe Connor, director of the Unified Government Health Department confirms two active cases of TB at Bethany Park Towers at 1131 Central. The first was reported...
| Aug 27, 2011
| 6:39 AM
It’s the end to another very long day. We started early, but we saw so much I don’t even know where to start. From the collapsed hospital with the child clinic or the repaired well with dozens of children who had never seen a camera before...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 11:33 AM
CHULA VISTA, Calif. -- A student at Bonita Vista High School has tested positive for tuberculosis and might have infected other pupils and staff, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency announced Monday.
The possible exposure to others...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 10:00 PM
Dr. John Yates is a family physician and the director of International Childcare, the organization that oversees Grace Children's Hospital in Port au Prince.
Both construction and medical teams from Children's Memorial Hospital here in Chicago are...