FRONTLINE

"Anybody Can Have TB"

Clip: Season 2014 Episode 6 | 3m 47s

At just 12-years-old, Nokubheka has already lost her mother to TB. Now she has been diagnosed with strain of the disease herself. "I think anybody can have TB," she tells FRONTLINE. "It is not choosy.”

Aired: 03/24/14

Rating: NR

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