HIV Test for Incoming College Students in Henan Stirs Debate

June 4, 2014 4:11 PM

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A provincial regulation in Henan that requires incoming college students to undergo, on a voluntary basis, an HIV test has sparked online debate and raised concerns on privacy and possible discrimination, China Daily reported.

The Henan province regulation, which aims to prevent HIV on campus, requires HIV testing to be included in the health check requirements for students entering college as freshmen.

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