Poverty is also a factor, but customs like eating raw meat and drinking blood are not helping.
London is the TB capital of western Europe, with seven people per day developing symptoms. The disease is strongly linked to deprivation, disproportionately affecting poor and marginalized groups.
Another statistical model suggests that culling badgers to prevent bovine TB might not be the best way forward.
It's the final comic of Patrick Kyle's run of comics on VICE. TB is finally an adult, and he looks like one. Resolution!
TB is down in the dumps so Dingball teaches him how to be happy.
T.B. and his weird duck friend decide to draw their inner worlds. What they express is, unsurprisingly, stupid.
TB and Dinball have decided to play a trick on their sleeping babysitter. What a kooky comic.
A Belgian aid organization is training cat-sized African pouched rats to use their keen sense of smell to detect the presence of tuberculosis in human mucus samples.
It took years for an Innuit girl to be returned to her family, because no records were kept of where she came from or who her family was.
In the 50s, the Canadian government shipped thousands of Inuit people infected with tuberculosis from their homes in the Arctic to sanitariums in southern Canada without explaining their whereabouts to their families. We interviewed members of the...