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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Indiana: Planned Parenthood to Offer Free STD Tests

As part of the "Get Yourself Tested" campaign and National STD Awareness Month, Planned Parenthood will offer free STD screenings at 19 locations across Indiana during April. The free tests will be available during the first week of the month and on... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ohio: Young People Are Urged to Get Free STD Testing

Much as the text-message terms "OMG" and "LOL" have become common, organizers of the youth-targeted STD campaign "Get Yourself Tested" hope "GYT" does the same. "GYT" conveys a simple yet serious message for youths who are unaware they are... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Maryland: Prince George's Offers Free STD Testing

In honor of April's STD Awareness Month, Prince George's County, Md.'s Health Department is offering free STD testing for the entire month. According to County Health Officer Pamela Creekmur, STD and consistently high HIV rates are health concerns... Read more »
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Free HIV or STD testing Clinic in NYC

I want to know are there any places that offer free HIV and STD testing?...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
For New York City, call 1-800-TALK-HIV. The Department of Health will schedule an appointment at a clinic closest to you. You can also request to be tested at an anonymous site.RMK... Read more »

Need help on how to be free of std?

HIIm thinking of hiring an escort although I do not intend to have sexual intercourse with the escort.All i am thinking is just kissing(would prefer french but only if its quite safe to do so), is it possible to get anything that will be harmful to...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi, there:French kissing is a safer-sex activity, as is digital penetration. The likelihood of transmitting HIV is very low and I would not be concerned. Some STD's can be spread via skin-to-skin contact. Herpes and Syphilis are two of them.... Read more »

Barebacking in undetectable/STD free poz-poz relationship (BAREBACKING IN A POZ-POZ RELATIONSHIP, 2011)

Dr Bob, hi from Denmark - thanks for a great forum and your time and efforts in educating us all! Quick question: You generally advice the use of condoms, even in poz-poz relationships, due to the risks of superinfection and contracting other STDs....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,This really has become a QTND (question that never dies).Your "but what ifs" include:Both partners on successful antiviral treatment and have undetectable viral loads. OK fine, but how do you know this is the case every time you have... Read more »

Will having an STD affect HIV tests?

Dear Mr. Sowadsky,Do people who have an existing STD (herpes, clap...) test positive sooner after being infected than those people who dont have an STD? I've often heard this to be the case....
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Thank you for your question. Generally speaking, having another STD would not normally affect HIV antibody tests, and would not normally cause people to show positive on an HIV test sooner (or later) than those without an STD. However, let me... Read more »
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6/27, Austin, TX: FREE HIV STD TESTING AT ROSEWOOD ZARAGOSA

Posted by bartleby
CITY OF AUSTIN FREE HIV STD TESTING AT ROSEWOOD ZARAGOSA NHTD 2012

Wed, Jun 27, 2012 , Austin TX

What: Free and Confidential HIV/STD Testing
When: Wednesday, June 27, 2012, 1pm 7pm
Where: Rosewood Zaragosa Neighborhood Center Gym, 2800 Webberville... Read more »

How to find free STD clinics

Posted by don, 2 Replies
Where on the web would there be listings of free STD clinics?...

National Prevention and Information Network
http://www.cdcnpin.org/db/public/rsmain.htm

Or go to http://google.com
Enter the terms with a particular state, province or area.

For example... Read more »

How to find free testing.

Posted by don
National Prevention and Information Network
http://www.cdcnpin.org/db/public/rsmain.htm

Or go to http://google.com
Enter the terms with a particular state, province or area.

For example enter

free std testing georgia



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Free HIV testing

Posted by Anonymous
In observance of the seventh annual National HIV Testing Day, free screenings will be
provided today in metro Atlanta and across the country. Launched by the National
Association of People with AIDS in 1995, the testing... Read more »