Resources for those diagnosed with Tuberculosis

Your TB Patient-Survivor Community

Connect with those who know.  Former and current TB patients, and their family members, offer peer support through We Are TB and TB PhotoVoice. They speak out about their TB experiences to their communities and policy makers to help prevent TB.

Know everyone knows someone who’s had TB.  World’s Most Famous TB Patients, 2013.

Listen to the powerful Survivors Statement (Nov 2019), from the 50th Union World Conference on Lung Health.
Learn more about TB from our resources on the left, the California Department of Public Health and the CDC.

You are not alone. Former patients from California share their TB stories below.  You can submit Your TB Story here.
Request peer support through the Contact Us button on the bottom left of any page.

Mr. Nghia Tran’s TB Story (August 2019)

(The English script contains the English translation for Mr. Nghia’s story.  The Vietnamese script and the TNTR website article does not have Mr. Nghia’s story in writing since we wanted to focus on providing information about TB and that part was lengthy.)