World Tuberculosis Day or simply World TB Day is celebrated every year on 24th March.
World TB Day is celebrated worldwide to build public awareness about the global epidemic of tuberculosis and efforts to eliminate the disease.
Today tuberculosis causes the deaths of about 1.7 million people each year.
24th March was selected as World TB Day on this day in 1882, Dr Robert Koch announced that he had discovered the cause of tuberculosis, the TB bacillus.
On this World TB Day you can send World TB Day SMS, Text Messages, Slogans, Greetings to encourage public awareness about the global epidemic of tuberculosis and efforts to eliminate the disease.
World Tuberculosis Day 2013 Theme :
The Theme of 2013 World TB Day is – ‘Stop TB in my lifetime’
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