Outbreak of TB drives Niue to screen entire population

Niue Hospital in Alofi, Niue. Picture: RNZ/Dr Penny McAllum

ALOFI, 06 NOVEMBER 2018 (RNZ PACIFIC) – Niue will screen its entire population for tuberclulosis after two school children were diagnosed with the disease. Dr Jason Tautasi from Niue Hospital says the first case was confirmed in September, and another – who was diagnosed last month – has had to be transferred to Auckland for […]

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