Our aim is to CONNECT you to a TB patient
You can help in many ways to improve their lives
India has the largest population of TB patients in the world, many of whom have multiple drug resistant TB. At our organization we feel that all TB patients should be given the best chance to survive.
Too often, treatment fails because patients do not have the funds to complete their course of medicines. Additionally, MDR-TB patients are not treated under government TB programs, as their treatment is too costly and complicated.
What is Tuberculosis?
Tuberculosis (TB) is a serious disease caused by the germ Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Mycobacterium bovis is part of the tuberculosis family, primarily a disease of cattle but may affect other animals as well as humans. TB can hurt a person’s lungs or other parts of the body. However, TB can be prevented with treatment and it can be cured. In spite of the availability of chemotherapy for TB, there are 14 million Tuberculosis cases in India and a staggering 5,00,000...