With their "super-sniffer" noses, African giant-pouched rats are also being trained to lead search-and-rescue missions following earthquakes and other natural disasters.
An infant in a South Pacific island village received vaccines for hepatitis and tuberculosis from a first-of-its-kind drone delivery Monday.
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Poverty is also a factor, but customs like eating raw meat and drinking blood are not helping.
A third of all humans have tuberculosis. So why is so little being done?
Some 2,000 people were buried at Garrawarra Cemetery in the first half of the 20th century. Then it was forgotten.
People across the US are sending in samples from their showers, for science.
The 21-year-old's mysterious death at LA's notorious Cecil Hotel remains unsolved.
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.