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Tuberculosis Stats -Jamaica & The World






Global Statistics Tuberculosis (TB) is one of the top 10 causes of death worldwide. In 2015, 10.4 million people fell ill with TB and 1.8 million died from the disease (including 0.4 million among people with HIV). Over 95% of








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Six Terms that Explain Tuberculosis






Tuberculosis, called ‘TB’, is a bacterial disease that adversely affects the lungs. They attack the lungs and can also spread to other parts of the body. According to the World Health Organisation, tuberculosis is one of the top 10 causes of








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30 Days to Inspiration (#20: Choose Friends Wisely)






March is celebrated as Spiritual Wellness Month. It is a time to reflect on the values, ethics and morals that add value and give meaning to your life. Here at diGJamaica, we’re going on a quest for 30 days of








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30 Days of Inspiration (#19: Be Honest)






March is celebrated as Spiritual Wellness Month. It is a time to reflect on the values, ethics and morals that add value and give meaning to your life. Here at diGJamaica, we’re going on a quest for 30 days of








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30 Days of Inspiration (#18: Sleep)






March is celebrated as Spiritual Wellness Month. It is a time to reflect on the values, ethics and morals that add value and give meaning to your life. Here at diGJamaica, we’re going on a quest for 30 days of








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30 Days to Inspiration (#17: Smile & Laugh)






March is celebrated as Spiritual Wellness Month. It is a time to reflect on the values, ethics and morals that add value and give meaning to your life. Here at diGJamaica, we’re going on a quest for 30 days of








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30 Days of Inspiration (#16: Be Still)






March is celebrated as Spiritual Wellness Month. It is a time to reflect on the values, ethics and morals that add value and give meaning to your life. Here at diGJamaica, we’re going on a quest for 30 days of








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30 Days Of Inspiration (#15: Fine-tune Your Intuition)






March is celebrated as Spiritual Wellness Month. It is a time to reflect on the values, ethics and morals that add value and give meaning to your life. Here at diGJamaica, we’re going on a quest for 30 days of








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What Is Coconut Oil Good For?






Coconut oil is one of the most diverse and handy substances you can have in your house. In Jamaica, we have known this for a very long time. In the days before the popularity of mass produced lotions and body rubs,








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30 Days Of Inspiration (#14: Cultivate Self-Awareness)






March is celebrated as Spiritual Wellness Month. It is a time to reflect on the values, ethics and morals that add value and give meaning to your life. Here at diGJamaica, we’re going on a quest for 30 days of








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