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» August 8th 2018:

Superdrug first large UK retailer to sell HIV self-testing kits

Kits 99.7% accurate and take 15 minutes but 33.99 cost could be out of reach of manySuperdrug has become the first large high street British retailer to sell HIV self-testing kits.

The health and beauty chain will offer the kits across its 200 pharmacy stores for 33.99. The retailer said offering home-testing equipment would help reduce waiting times for results and could help increase early diagnosis rates. Related: 'The earlier you go, the longer you live': HIV self-testing in South Africa | Rebecca Ratcliffe Related: Many young African women with HIV unaware they are infected Continue reading...

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Source: guardian.co.uk