Welcome to The Truth About TB
Have you heard of tuberculosis? It is often called TB for short.
Some people know the name, without knowing much about the illness itself. This website should tell you all you need to know about TB. It contains information on symptoms and risks, keeping yourself and your loved ones safe, treatment and information about your rights. If you want to know more, you can ask us a question, or browse the questions we have already been asked.
Read stories of people who have been affected by TB in the UK, and watch them talk about their real life experiences in our video. If you have had TB, feel free to leave your own story – together we can let everyone know the truth about TB!