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Covid-19: Hong Kong to phase out compulsory deep-throat saliva sample tests, same-day jabs expanded

Hong Kong is set to phase out the use of deep throat saliva tests as a recognised compulsory testing method to “enhance the effectiveness” of the city’s Covid-19 testing capabilities, the government has announced. Saliva sample tests will instead be replaced by nasal and throat swabs taken by health professionals. People who must undergo compulsory […]