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Wrestling with hunger and tuberculosis

Aug 12, 2014 - 11:53 AM

If children are malnourished they have weaker immune systems hence they are more vulnerable not just to TB but other diseases too

LITTLE QUEEN. It is important to note that young children like Quenie are less likely to contract and spread TB among fellow children. Children usually get TB due to their regular exposure to adults with active TB. All photos from Fritzie Rodriguez/