Tuesday, 19 June, 2018

Health department recommends HIV testing for at risk groups

Free confidential HIV testing offered Tuesday in recognition of National HIV Testing Day Free anonymous HIV tests
Sammy Stanley | 28 June, 2017, 02:57

On National HIV Testing Day, I encourage Americans to learn their HIV status.

"Any good health system must have the capacity to do several tests that are of importance". That is why the key to interrupting the chain of transmission is a simple, routine HIV test. Also, Westcare Pacific is testing from 9am to 6pm at the Reflection Center in Hagatna.all happening tomorrow.

"Because of the ACA, thousands of low-income people living with HIV have been able to obtain health insurance through the Medicaid expansion". It takes about 15 to 20 minutes to receive results.

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Walgreens: They've teamed up with Greater Than AIDS to provide *free* HIV testing at more than 220 Walgreens stores in 130 cities across the nation from June 27 to 29.

An estimated 1.2 million people in the United States are living with HIV, and one in seven people with HIV don't know they have it. The MDHHS Division of HIV and STD Programs is helping promote a series of events and testing opportunities conducted by community partners across the state.

The health department says they will have all hands on deck tomorrow for what they say is one of their busiest days of the year. Tailored strategies can ensure that individuals testing positive for HIV are receiving appropriate medical care and early initiation of antiretroviral therapy. According to a study published in The Lancet HIV, with an early diagnosis and antiretroviral treatment, the life expectancy of an HIV patient is nearing normal.

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