No differences in HbA1c, FPG in identifying diabetes in adults with tuberculosis
4/18/2017 In adults with tuberculosis, both the HbA1c assay and fasting plasma glucose measurement are useful diagnostic tests to screen for type 2 diabetes, although the proportion of false positives was higher for fasting plasma glucose, according to recently ...
Gig Harbor Student Has Tuberculosis: Health Department
4/18/2017 GIG HARBOR, WA - A Gig Harbor High School student has come down with tuberculosis, county health officials are reporting. Health officials say the student did not contract TB at school, and will not return to class until the infection has passed.
Bovine tuberculosis found in Butte County herd
4/18/2017 PIERRE | Animal health officials have found bovine tuberculosis in a Butte County herd, they announced this week. A release from the South Dakota Animal Industry Board said state and federal officials have identified two more cases of the disease.
Tuberculosis and Coffee
4/18/2017 María believes the story of tuberculosis is an important one and has been studying it over the last year or so. “It is a really remarkable story, this incredible disease which raged here early in the 20th century.
120 Alerted On Tuberculosis Case At UH-Hilo
4/18/2017 HILO, Hawaii - The Hawaii Department of Health has notified approximately 120 students and staff members at the University of Hawaii at Hilo of possible exposure to tuberculosis (TB) at the Hilo campus. The Hawaii DOH says a person who had active ...
Snohomish County tuberculosis cases more numerous this year
4/18/2017 EVERETT - Tuberculosis is on the rise in Snohomish County, with cases increasing by nearly a third during the first three months this year, compared to the same period last year.
TUBERCULOSIS | Information
4/18/2017 The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that people who have an increased risk of tuberculosis be screened for latent TB infection.
Tanzania: Alert to Parents On Childhood Tuberculosis
4/18/2017 Diagnosing tuberculosis (TB) in children is more difficult than in adults. This is because children cannot produce sputum - a mixture of saliva and mucus coughed up from the respiratory tract, typically as a result of infection, especially those under ...
Parts of 5 Michigan Counties See Bovine Tuberculosis Risk
4/18/2017 State officials have designated parts of five Michigan counties as a "potential high risk area" for bovine tuberculosis. The Department of Agriculture and Rural Development says it took the step after four free-ranging whitetail deer tested positive ...
Tuberculosis Suspect Case Released, No Other Cases Found
4/18/2017 A Mather House resident suspected of having tuberculosis has been released from isolation after two weeks, although the individual will continue to undergo treatment for the disease, according to Harvard University Health Services director Paul J ...