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Decent food is vital to aid recovery from TB. For four years, Uganda’s Mulago Hospital benefited from a World Food Programme initiative to provide TB patients with regular meals, a well-balanced diet and food supplements. But support from this scheme has now ended.

Collins Vumiria reports from Kampala, where tough times lie ahead for TB patients.

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08/19/2008

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