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Efforts to stop the spread of HIV in UK 'inadequate'

Efforts to stop the spread of HIV/Aids in the UK are "woefully inadequate" and a new awareness campaign is needed, a House of Lords committee has said.

The report says better testing needs to be a priority and suggests allowing home testing kits.

The cost of managing the condition has gone from £500m in 2006-07 to £760m in 2009-10.

Jane Dreaper reports.

  • 01 Sep 2011