How Boston stamped out a TB outbreak thanks to bartenders and barbers

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BOSTON – The nurses of Boston City Hospital weren’t in the habit of stopping by the bar on their way into work. But that was where they began finding themselves every morning, starting in the mid-1980s. They would show up as early as 8 a.m. at now shuttered bars in South Boston. They got to know…