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Northlink College Outreach

TASK visited Northlink College. To help students with – TB and HIV Testing. The response was great and because it is usually difficult for young people to go test because of the Stigma attached to going to the clinic in their communities. So, taking the clinic to them was like meeting them halfway.

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TASK Newsletter – May

In this month’s issue, We look into one of the TASK sites (Delft CHC). We spoke to everyone who is part of the team. Other features are : International Nurses Day and Northlink College Outreach. Download here: TASK Newsletter May

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Happy International Nurses Day!

Happy International nurses Day to all TASK Nurses and Nurses around the world. International Nurses Day comes on May 12 of every year. International Nurses Day is celebrated to praise the contributions made by the Nurses to the society. The International Nurses Day also marks the anniversary of Florence Nightingale’s Birth. Many of the peoples thought

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TB research: Battling the Hydra

Prof Paul van Helden talks about tuberculosis (TB ) the way a military strategist might speak about an adversary. During more than 25 years of research he has come to know the disease intimately and has been instrumental in changing the way in which conventional healthcare views, approaches and treats it. More recently he has

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World TB Day 2017 is 2 days away!

World TB Day, falling on March 24th each year, is designed to build public awareness that tuberculosis today remains an epidemic in much of the world, causing the deaths of nearly one-and-a-half million people each year, mostly in developing countries. It commemorates the day in 1882 when Dr Robert Koch astounded the scientific community by