- 1 Dec 2018 6:43 AM
- Hungary Matters
János Szlávik, senior doctor at the Del-Pest Centrum Hospital, said that between 200-300 new HIV patients are registered annually, and urged that more screening facilities should be set up and that home HIV tests should be made available in pharmacies. Szlávik also urged that people at a higher risk of HIV infection should take the test.
The World Health Organisation decided in 1988 to make December 1 a world day to focus public attention on HIV and AIDS.