The City Health Office (CHO) manages an anti-tuberculosis program. The purpose is to identify and treat patients with tuberculosis (TB). Drugs and medicine are provided free-of-charge.
Any person, who displays the following symptoms may have tuberculosis:
- persistent coughing for 2 weeks or more
- afternoon and night fever
- progressive weight loss
- chest or back pains
- hemoptysis or recurrent blood streak sputum
- loss of appetite
- tiredness/night sweating
Please inquire at the City Health Ofice so your concern may be quickly attended to.