World TB Day/World Tuberculosis Day is celebrated every year by people all across the world at the international level on the 24th of March.
In 2018, 10 million people fell ill with TB, and 1.5 million died from the disease, mostly in low and middle-income countries. World TB Day is one of eleven official global public health campaigns marked by the World Health Organization (WHO). World TB Day is a day to educate the public about the impact of TB around the world. CDC, along with our partners and colleagues around the world share successes in TB prevention and control and raise awareness of the challenges that hinder our progress toward the elimination of this devastating disease.
Using a microscope, he presented many microscope slides to explain the etiology of tuberculosis, a virulent human infectious disease. According to his announcement in Berlin, it spread rapidly throughout Europe and the Americas, killing one out of seven people. Around 1.7 million people are dying of this disease every year.
World Tuberculosis Day Quotes
“Nature is that lovely lady to whom we owe polio, leprosy, smallpox, syphilis, tuberculosis, cancer.”
“Germany is in terrible condition this year. This is particularly true of the working masses, who are so undernourished that tuberculosis is having a rich harvest, particularly of adolescent children.” By:- Agnes Smedley
“The answer to old age is to keep one’s mind busy and to go on with one’s life as if it were interminable. I always admired Chekhov for building a new house when he was dying of tuberculosis.” By:- Leon Edel
“Dying of tuberculosis The earth is suffocating – Swear to make them cut me open so that I won’t be buried alive.” By:- Frederic Chopin
“I was a sickly child, contracting tuberculosis at the age of five.” By:- Dinah Sheridan
“While the Bush administration is prepared to spend 100 billion to rid Iraq of WMD, it has been unwilling to spend more than 0.2 of that sum… this year on the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria.” By:- Jeffrey Sachs
“Anybody who is 25 or 30 years old has physical scars from all sorts of things, from tuberculosis to polio. It’s the same with the mind.”
“No one has developed active tuberculosis.” By:- Michael York
“The biggest disease today is not leprosy or tuberculosis, but rather the feeling of being unwanted.” By:- Mother Teresa
“Depression, gloom, pessimism, despair, discouragement, these slay ten human beings to every one murdered by typhoid, influenza, diabetes or pneumonia. If tuberculosis is the great white plague, then fear is the great black plague.” By:- Gilbert Murray
“The poison of skepticism becomes, like alcoholism, tuberculosis, and some other diseases, much more virulent in a hitherto virgin soil.” By:- Simone Weil
“GOP strategists hope the revelation of Kerry’s wealth might debunk his status as a, quote, a man of the people, and reveal him to be a bit of a fat cat. Unlike the President who — as we all know — before attending Andover and Yale, was a Cockney matchstick girl dying of tuberculosis.” By:- JulieShul
“ Dad always thought laughter was the best medicine, which I guess is why several of us died of tuberculosis.” By:- Jack Handey
“I think of her, two boys dying of tuberculosis, nursing four others she was a saint.” By:- Richard M. Nixon