2004: Knowledge…Hope…Strength for Curing TB
About the book: (pocket book – 32 pages colorful with photos of ex-TB/HIV patients)
Stigma, fatalism and depression are common problems in people with TB and HIV co-infection which cause non-adherence to TB treatment. The book aims to improve adherence by providing knowledge about TB/HIV and presenting the real case studies with patients’ photos (before and after completing TB treatment) including an orphan girl, three female and two male patients.
The Ministry of Public Health reproduced and distributed the book countrywide..
In 2006, Chevron Company translated the book into Myanmar and Cambodian languages. The Global Fund Thailand (by Rak Thai Foundation) reproduced the book in 2011