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Many diseases that doctors had almost disappeared are now a comeback. Britain's National Health Service (NHS) has a serious rise in the number of people with diseases such as tuberculosis (TB), cholera, measles and whooping cough. An NHS spokesperson that TB is now more common in England than it in less developed countries such as Rwanda, Iraq, and Guatemala. Tuberculosis is also across the globe. In 2013, it 1.5 million people worldwide, and that number is . Tuberculosis largely very poor people. It is an infectious disease that affects the lungs. Its symptoms bad coughs, fever, weight loss and sweating.

Researchers say that many of the diseases that are a comeback are both preventable and treatable. One big problem in England is that TB is old people who malnutrition – they do not enough to . The number of elderly who have to go without food has in the past three years. This is these old people in greater danger of getting TB. A UK doctor said she did not why society wasn't doing more to fight TB. She said: "Malnutrition preventable. It is totally unacceptable that…there are at least one million older people malnourished or at risk of malnourishment." She said there to be a bigger focus on better nutrition and proper medicine.

 
 

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