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Smokers Twice As Likely to Get TB
Date:8/24/2009

nnel should consider addressing tobacco cessation as part of tuberculosis control. From the perspective of prevention, the target of smoking cessation should aim beyond TB patients to reach high-risk populations who are most likely to benefit from cessation."

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The American Lung Association has more about TB.



-- Robert Preidt



SOURCE: American Thoracic Society, news release, Aug. 24, 2009


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