Marie Michael Library

Title

TB: Silent Killer

Length

90 min.

File No

858

Format

DVD

Description

Tuberculosis (TB) has become the second leading cause of death from an infectious disease on the planet. This documentary takes the viewer to Swaziland, the country with the world's highest incidence of the disease. It focuses on the stories of people battling TB, as well as the medical workers who are fighting to save their lives despite the stigma and infection threat they face for doing so.

Coady International Institute

St. Francis Xavier University
4780 Tompkins Lane
PO Box 5000
Antigonish, NS B2G 2W5
Canada

Phone: (902) 867-3960
Phone: 1-866-820-7835 (within Canada)
Fax: (902) 867-3907

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