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Making a difference through mass media

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Effective communication has long been recognized as the gateway to impactful programming at all levels of project planning, engagement, implementation, monitoring and feedback to the community. Factual information on transmission and cure of TB has remained inadequate resulting in treatment failures and ever increasing incidence of DR-TB in Nigeria. This informed the decision by FHI

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Saving Lives and improving livelihoods through community multi – drug Resistant tuberculosis care

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Tasiu was diagnosed with multi drug resistant TB (MDR TB) in January 2014 and is one of many such patients spread across Kano State. Tasiu’s battle with tuberculosis (TB) began in 2008 while he was training to become a teacher at the Federal College of Education in Kano State. He noticed what at that time

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Merry Christmas

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May this Christmas bring joy and love to your heart and soul, and may you start the New Year on a beautiful note. Wishing you the best Christmas and a safe and happy New Year!

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Assessment of HIV/AIDS Services in IDP Camps in Borno state

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The ongoing insurgency in the North East is the single most important threat to health care services across the region. The insurgency has claimed an estimated 20,000 lives (newspaper figures) with a record 3.3 million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Nigeria (IDMC “Global view 2014 report”). This continues to be a great barrier to health

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