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Blood Borne Viruses (BBVs) are mainly found in blood or bodily fluids. The main BBVs of concern are Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C. This is because of the damage they can do to the liver and the body's ability to fight off infections.

Here we provide further information and advice about Borders and national services that assist in reducing the spread of blood borne viruses, test for the them and provide treatment when needed.