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The long recovery from MDR-TB

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Xolelwa Joni (left) chats to the Lilly South Africa’s MDR-TB Partnership Programme Officer, Thandekile Essien (right) in the yard of her home in Duncan Village, East London.

The long recovery from MDR-TB

The road to recovering from drug-resistant TB is a long and gruelling journey. This feature article in the Daily Dispatch profiles the Donald Woods Foundation’s MDR-TB programme in and around East London together with some encouraging words from Xolelwa Joni on sticking to the treatment regime.



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