TB Can Be Cured
This Xhosa DVD lesson teaches that TB kills one person every 15 seconds, even though it can almost always be cured with treatment and prevented if the right action is taken.
The lesson informs the viewer of how TB is spread by germs in the air and the main symptoms of it. In the DVD the viewer learns the importance of getting medical help if they have any of the symptoms as well as what will happen at a health clinic and the type of treatment they will be given. The most important lesson is how the person must continue their treatment for the full 6-8 months as this will not only cure them of TB, but also prevent the spread of this highly contagious disease. The DVD teaches the importance of getting medical attention and continuing with treatment.
This DVD is part of a series of DVD lessons in Xhosa on Health.