February 27, 2013 at 4:00 pm EDT | by WBadmin
Scotland drop-in site offers quick HIV tests
HIV, gay news, Washington Blade

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EDINBURGH, Scotland — A new sexual health testing service for gay and bi men has been launched in Glasgow, Scotland, the Journal, an Edinburgh-based newspaper reported.

The unnamed site will offer HIV and other STD tests with an emphasis on speed. Organizers said it wants to normalize the notion of getting tested regularly. HIV tests can generate results within 20 minutes while other test results can be picked up at a later date.

The initiative is being launched by the NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde group in partnership with the Gay Mens’ Health and Sandyford Steve Retson Project, the Journal reported.

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