Is Tuberculosis A Deadly Disease?
When most people hear TB they believe its a deadly disease that kills faster than death itself
But let me reveal something to you... It isn't deadly if well taken care of
Signs and symptoms of TB
1. Constant Coughing (more than two weeks or more)
3. Unexplained weight loss
4. Night sweat
5. Swelling on body parts e.g neck, back..
6. Failure to thrive ( children)
Having gone through the signs and symptoms ... What is next??
If by chance you see or know anybody with one or two of this symptoms... Walk up to any general hospital and tell the doctor you wish to do a cough test
Cough test is"FREE"
TB medications also is free anywhere in Lagos state and some states partnering with Global fund
Tenks to our Government making everything easy for us
How does TB spread
When a person diagnosed with TB coughs and he/she didn't use an handkerchief to cover his or her mouth then the baccili escapes from the mouth through the persons cough and goes into another persons mouth... That's y its nt advisable to open ur mouth down always
TB spread with d breeze everyone breathes in
How to safely protect yourself from TB
1. Desist from alcohol
2. Desist from smoking
3. Drink enough water
4. Eat alot of fruits
5. Eat a balanced diet
6. Rest well