Global Health

Global Health

Counteract the Stigma of Tuberculosis
"Tuberculosis is a major issue. However, the stigma (of this disease) persists," said Najwa Shihab, a media representative, in the "Free TB at Workplaces" talkshow. TB can affect anyone, even those who are well-versed in the disease. What TB patients really need during their recovery is support, not avoidance.
Stunting: A Major Future Threat
"Stunting isn't just about height. What is most dangerous is children's low learning ability, mental retardation, and the emergence of chronic diseases," said President Joko Widodo. He invited the entire community to work together to reduce stunting in Indonesia.