James Nachtwey:
Moving photos of extreme drug-resistant TB

TED Prize Wish · 5:52 · Filmed Oct 2008
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An ancient disease is taking on a deadly new form. James Nachtwey share his powerful photographs of XDR-TB, a newly drug-resistant strain of tuberculosis that has developed due to misused and inadequate medical treatments — and that might be touching off a global medical crisis.

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Photojournalist James Nachtwey is considered by many to be the greatest war photographer of recent decades. He has covered conflicts and major social issues in more than 30 countries. Full bio
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