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Tuberculosis (TB) is curable, yet only one out of five Filipinos choose to have their symptoms checked up.

Every hour, three Filipinos die of TB.

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At 554 cases per 100,000 Filipinos, the Philippines has the highest TB incidence rate in Asia. To be considered TB-free, we should only be at 55 cases per 100,000 by 2035.

As of June 30, 2020, according to Department of Health’s Integration Tuberculosis Information System (DOH-ITIS), we have found and notified

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