Sir Elton John says improved testing can beat HIV
The end of HIV "is in sight" in Western countries, but increased testing is vital, Sir Elton John has said.
The music star said early testing could save "millions of pounds each year" for the NHS, in an interview with the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire programme.
His charity, the Elton John Aids Foundation, has offered to finance HIV testing in Lambeth, south London.
PM Theresa May said on Thursday that the UK was "driving advances in the treatment and prevention of HIV".
About 40% of people diagnosed with HIV in 2014 were diagnosed late, according to Public Health... read more
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