29 July 2015 SATVI features in latest issue of the Big Issue Magazine

29 Jul 2015 - 15:15

Despite being curable, tuberculosis (TB) is still one of the world’s deadliest infectious diseases. In South Africa alone, it kills about 482 000 people per year, according to the World Health Organisation. We explore some of the setbacks and successes in the battle against TB.

In the July-August edition of the Big Issue, Rebekah Funk investigates some of the setback and successes in the fight against TB. She also speaks to Associate Professor Mark Hatherill, SATVI Director on the work that SATVI does. Get your copy from a vendor for R20. Click here to see a restricted online copy.