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2013-03-08 12:25:43

Home Access Health Corporation Issues Call for Increased Testing for American Women and Girls HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., March 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- American women and girls will make up nearly a quarter of all new HIV infections in the United States this year, providing a stark reminder that increased HIV testing can save lives, Home Access Health Corporation, the leading manufacturer of at-home laboratory services, said today. "According to the Centers for Disease Control and...

2012-11-21 12:23:36

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Nov. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A federal panel's recommendation this week to broaden HIV testing to include nearly all persons 15 to 64 years of age is an important health care development that could result in a significant decrease in the spread of HIV and AIDS, Home Access Health Corporation, the leading manufacturer of at-home laboratory services, said today. On Monday, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, an independent group operating within the Department of...

2012-11-06 16:29:04

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Nov. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Home Access Health Corporation, manufacturer of at-home laboratory test services, today said that individuals interested in obtaining an easy-to-use in-home HIV test that offers anonymity, confirmed results in a single day, and professional counseling should turn to its Home Access® Express HIV-1 Test System. "In-home testing for HIV can inform persons at risk for HIV and AIDS about their health status and help reduce...

2012-10-01 10:26:25

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Oct. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Home Access Health Corporation, manufacturer of at-home laboratory test services, today announced the launch of www.HIVhometestfacts.com, a new website providing vital facts about all FDA-approved over-the-counter HIV tests currently on the market. "We believe HIVhometestfacts.com will be an important resource for those interested in choosing an at-home HIV test," said Mary Vogt, President of Home Access Health Corporation. "At-home testing...

2012-07-05 10:23:43

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., July 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Tuesday (July 3) approved an over-the-counter screening test for HIV. The name of the product is the OraQuick In-Home HIV test, manufactured by OraSure Technologies. The FDA has moved forward despite concerns raised by experts about the accuracy of the product and other issues. Home Access Health Corporation, based in Hoffman Estates, IL, would like the nation's medical writers to be armed...

2012-07-03 10:22:40

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., July 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- "We believe that an individual's access to HIV testing in the privacy of their own home is critical to knowing their HIV status. It's our hope that FDA's approval of another at-home testing option will add to the body of knowledge surrounding risk factors for HIV, increase overall testing, and reduce the rates of transmission of this dangerous virus. It's important for those who choose to test at home to understand the options available in...