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World Tuberculosis Day
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                    [ArticleID] => 1903965
                    [Title] => DOH underscores ‘missing’ TB cases
                    [Summary] => As the country observes World Tuberculosis Day today, the Department of Health (DOH) underscored the need for all TB cases to be diagnosed and treated properly.
                    [DatePublished] => 2019-03-24 00:00:00
                    [ColumnID] => 0
                    [Focus] => 1
                    [AuthorID] => 1804896
                    [AuthorName] => Sheila Crisostomo
                    [SectionName] => Headlines
                    [SectionUrl] => headlines
                    [URL] => https://media.philstar.com/photos/2019/03/23/gen7-francisco-duque-iii-michael-varcas_2019-03-23_23-32-05553_thumbnail.jpg
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                    [ArticleID] => 1903744
                    [Title] => It’s time to end TB in the Philippines
                    [Summary] => This year’s World Tuberculosis (TB) Day theme is: “It’s time”.
                    [DatePublished] => 2019-03-23 00:00:00
                    [ColumnID] => 0
                    [Focus] => 1
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                    [SectionName] => Letters to the Editor
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                    [ArticleID] => 1799807
                    [Title] => Western Pacific asked to provide access to tuberculosis treatment
                    [Summary] => 

The World Health Organization (WHO) yesterday called on governments in the Western Pacific region, including the Philippines, to provide all citizens access to tuberculosis (TB) testing and treatment as part of universal health coverage.

[DatePublished] => 2018-03-24 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 1 [AuthorID] => 1804761 [AuthorName] => Helen Flores [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/headlines/20180324/gen10-tuberculosis-TB.jpg ) [3] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1304716 [Title] => EDITORIAL - A persistent affliction [Summary] =>

There’s a killer disease threatening the country, and it’s not caused by a new virus or flu strain.

[DatePublished] => 2014-03-25 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) [4] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 328884 [Title] => World TB Day: Eradicating a vicious cycle [Summary] => For one day in March every year, the whole world brings to mind a serious public concern that has plagued many countries worldwide, rich and poor alike. This is tuberculosis, more popularly known as TB, which is still one of the leading causes of sickness and death worldwide.

World Tuberculosis Day was observed last March 24.

In the Philippines, a TB control program, which had adult patients in long queues, was implemented for decades. Such a program, however, did not solve the festering TB problem because it missed the central point — childhood TB.
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