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I heard that there is self testing for HIV available in Canada? Can you tell me if I need a prescription to get it.

Yes, self-testing for HIV is now approved for use in Canada. It is a rapid self-testing kit, and they are not yet widely available in pharmacies. These kits can be purchased online and it does not need a health care provider’s prescription.┬áCATIE has a helpful section on HIV self-testing.