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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...currently in use in Callifornia is the OraQuick Advance. The availability of rapid tests varies by city. Some testing locations in California charge for this type of test, but there are many locations that will provide the test for free. For testing locations, you can call the California HIV/AIDS Hotline at 1-800-367-AIDS or you can do your own referral search by visiting www.aidshotline.org . Window Period The "window period" is the...
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Caring Testing Locations

Dr. Bob,I'm new to LA and really don't like my new doctor. He is very judgemental and not easy to talk to. In any case, are you aware of a location for testing where there is on-site counseling and the environment is pleasant enough to quell some...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...a new doctor with whom you can work cooperatively. Compassion and competence are certainly not mutually exclusive. Regarding HIV testing centers "that are not a sterile factory of medicine," check out some of the options in the question from the... Read more »

The F'd up system

Hey Doc,I was wondering if you know where I could get one of those rapid test everyone talks about. The thing is that I have no money as in 'no money' at all barely anything to feed my elderly mom and two brothersand myself (have to work two...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Robert,Free HIV testing in Los Angeles is not difficult to locate! Be a bit resourceful! I just Googled "Free HIV Testing, Los Angeles" and Read more »

Free distribution of pairs of HIV home test kits

Are there any programs anywhere distributing pairs of home HIV test kits for no charge? Would the cost for free distribution of kits be less than the cost of health care for those who have got infected with HIV?
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...kits are made by private companies,who must charge for the test in order to stay in business. However, low cost (or even free) HIV testing is often available through yourlocal health department, local AIDS Service Organizations, and... Read more »

NEED A LOW COSTING OR FREE AIDS TEST ONLY 14

I HAD ORAL SEX WITH A BOY WHO HAS A BAD REPUTATION. HE DIDNT ACTUALLY CUM IN MY MOUTH BUT I'M STILL NERVOUS I MIGHT HAVE SOMETHING. I WAS WONDERING IF I COUL GET A FREE AIDS TEST OR AT LEAST A LOW-COSTING ONE SOMEWHERE. COULD YOU HELP ME OUT?
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...can do the test. Costs can vary greatly from doctor to doctor.2) Your local health department can very often do the test for free or low cost. 3) Some private AIDS Service organizations will sometimes do these tests for little or no cost.4) ... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Georgia: Group Offers Free HIV Testing Starting June 25

... Underground Atlanta and the Latin American Association are two of several metro locations where free HIV testing is being offered June 25-27. For more information, telephone AID Atlanta at 800-551-2728 or visit www.aidatlanta.org Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Illinois: Cook County Offers Free HIV Tests at Several Sites

... In recognition of National HIV Testing Day on June 27, free HIV tests are being offered at several Cook County locations. Testing will be performed on Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

First Community Baptist Church in Desert Hot Springs, Calif., to Offer HIV Testing

...First Community Baptist Church has become the latest partner to work with Desert AIDS Project in offering free, confidential HIV testing. The church, located at 66272 First St. in Desert Hot Springs, will offer the rapid-result test along with... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Tennessee: Free Rapid HIV Tests Friday and Sunday

... For the ninth year, Nashville CARES is commemorating National HIV Testing Day by offering free, confidential HIV testing at eight metro locations. For more information, visit www.NashvilleCARES.org . Back to other news Read more »
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