What does tuberculosis do to the lungs - Tuberculosis medicaid policy

Life Cycle Of Tuberculosis         Tuberculosis kills around 3 million people each year. This is more than any other bacterial infection and that is why researchers are constantly endeavoring to find better treatment protocols.

          By studying the life cycle of tuberculosis bacterium, researchers can develop a more effective treatment protocol. However, very little is known about the bacterium's life cycle.More...

 

Isolation Measures Made For Tuberculosis

Isolation Measures Made For Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis is an infectious disease caused by a bacterium. The disease is spread through airborne droplets that an infected person coughs and sneezes. This puts the caregiver and all people living in close proximity to the patient at risk. That is why isolation measures made for tuberculosis patients are very important. More...

 

 

Herbal Plants Used For Tuberculosis Treatment

Herbal Plants Used For Tuberculosis Treatment

Tuberculosis is an infectious disease affecting around two billion people around the world. Each year nine million new cases of tuberculosis are diagnosed. The disease usually affects the lungs but can affect other parts of the body. It is caused by the mycobacterium tuberculosis bacterium. More...

 

 

Tuberculosis Medicaid Policy

Tuberculosis Medicaid Policy

The Social Security Act was amended to allow states to offer Medicaid to individuals, who belong to low income families, to get treated for tuberculosis. However, the tuberculosis Medicaid policy also limits the eligibility for tuberculosis-related services. This amendment was brought about by the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993 (OBRA '93). More...

 

 

What Does Tuberculosis Do To The Lungs ?

What Does Tuberculosis Do To The Lungs

According to the World Health Organization, 2 billion people have the tuberculosis bacterium and around 2 million people die each year because of this chronic but preventable infection. Nearly 80 percent of the deaths annually occur in developing countries and 26 percent of the death could be prevented with proper treatment. More...

Tuberculosis Warm And Lung Sensation

Tuberculosis Warm And Lung Sensation

Tuberculosis is caused by the Mycobacterium tuberculosis bacterium and affects over 3 million people worldwide. The disease usually affects the lungs but it can also affect other organs of the body. The disease is transmitted through air when the infected person coughs or sneezes releasing the bacterium. More...