India is on the brink of a full-blown epidemic where one person dies from tuberculosis every 90 seconds. Despite the Indian government’s efforts to control the disease, TB is growing stronger and getting more deadly, and many patients are falling through the gap and not completing their course of medications. What is one NGO doing to help improve TB care for the poor?
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