LGU PALOMPON is very committed in active TB case finding and elimination. According to WHO, TB IS THE TOP INFECTIOUS DISEASE KILLER IN THE WORLD. Each day 4,700 people lose their lives. 28,500 people are affected with TB. In the Philippines, TB is the number six leading cause of death, with 73 Filipinos dying every day of TB. An estimated 200,000 to 600,000 Filipinos have active TB. Each person with active TB can spread the disease to 10 other Filipinos each year! TB can be treated👍👍 THANK YOU Philippine Business for Social Progress & DOH for the free chest X-ray services offered. ☺
#EndTB NOW NA!