Video: Multidrug-Resistant TB patient stories

MDR-TB patients face a two-year ordeal which involves swallowing more than 10,000 pills and enduring eight months of daily injections. MSF calls for urgent change to tackle the TB epidemic.

Every year, around eight million people worldwide fall ill with tuberculosis (TB) and 1.3 million people die from the infectious airborne disease. TB is curable, but an inadequate global response has allowed drug-resistant TB to take a hold.

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