Ohio: Seamless Love Binds AIDS Quilt Panels
November 29, 2006
Throughout this week, the Columbus Health Department is displaying panels of the AIDS quilt memorializing Ohioans who have succumbed to the disease. The panel display is located at 240 Parsons Ave., on the Near East Side, where an AIDS vigil will be held Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. Also on Friday, free HIV testing will be offered at the Columbus AIDS Task Force from noon to 3 p.m., 1751 E. Long St. To date, around 7,860 Ohio HIV patients have died of AIDS, state and federal data show.
11.27.2006; Sherri Williams
This article was provided by CDC National Prevention Information Network. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update.