Single Parents Question the Financial Burden by TestDiagnostics

The online company has revealed that sales for the court approved paternity test have jumped by 30% in the last 12 months

London, United Kingdom, February 20, 2013 --( The online company has revealed that sales for the court approved paternity test have jumped by 30% in the last 12 months. While the numbers of single parents have been increasing since the 1970’s the Office for National Statistics show that the number of single parents have increased by 15% over the last 10 years to just over 2.0 million.

The court-approved paternity test offered by can be used for legal purposes in the event that the mother needs to prove whom the father is. In the event that the test is positive the biological father can be ordered by the court to make child support payments.


With the UK welfare system under strain and the ongoing recession, single parents are experiencing lower income levels than ever before.
This obviously has a flow on effect with children being more likely to have behavioral issues and in the long run achieving a lower level of education than children from two-parent families.

Financial support for single parent families is the single biggest contributor for reducing stress and removing families from below the poverty line. With a number of government funded websites single parents are becoming more aware of their legal rights. The result is that past partners are now starting to take financial responsibility for past actions.

While ideally single mothers can resolve their ex partners financial obligations without resorting to the courts, in some cases a court approved test maybe required. These types of tests can be ordered online and delivered within 24 hours by visiting As it is a court test, a third party medical professional will need to either perform or witness the swab collection. Standard identification documents such as a passport and utility bill would also need to be provided.

To find out more information on the court approved paternity test please visit

About Us is a London based testing company specialising in both STI and genetic health. While lab based tests have been around for decades they have largely only been available via the NHS or private clinics. have pioneered lab based mail order tests, which allows the patient to take the test in the privacy of their own home while also receiving their test results via phone or email.

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020 3286 2268