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Locations To Get Tested For Hiv

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...positive (reactive) results have to be put through a confirmatory test. The most common type of rapid test 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...
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encouraging their behavior...

I would like to thank you for all the advice that you dispense on this board, as I am sure it has helped many people. Though I would like to give a word of caution. I am sure you have noticed that many people are asking about the possibility of...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
Thanks for your insightful input. I am posting your message because observations like yours reminds us all of the complexity of this process.RMK Read more »

HIV RNA test center in los angeles?

hi, doctor. could you please tell me where can i take a HIV RNA test in Los angeles, california. thank you very much.
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...I would check the website for the AIDS Project Los Angeles ( to get basic HIV information and the location of HIV test sites in LA. KH Read more »

Oral Warts and Thrush

Hello, Dr. Reznikabout eight weeks ago I foolishly performed unprotected oral/ and had protected viginal sex with female worker at a local massage parlor. I am not sure if she was mentrating or not which lasted four to five minutes. Following...
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Response from David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Grady Health System
...months.3. Whereas you have not described anything that sounds like oral warts, HPV is much more easily transmitted as compared to HIV. The incidence of oral warts in HIV negative individuals is 0.4%4. More likely than not, the brown dots which... Read more »

National HIV Testing Day

I heard that there is a day in June that is national HIV testing day. Do you know what day that is, and where you go for tests on that day?Thanks,Jim
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Thank you for your question. National HIV Testing Day is June 27th of each year, and is sponsored by the National Association of People with AIDS (NAPWA). The purpose Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

North Carolina: HIV Tests Available at More Locations

... The state Division of Public Health's HIV/STD Prevention and Care Branch has given the Gaston Health Department a three-year, $300,000 grant to expand HIV and STD outreach. Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Illinois: AIDS Testing Locator Now Available in Spanish

...code to the number 36363, and they will receive instantly a confidential text reply in Spanish advising them where to access an HIV test. Texting "IL" to the same number will yield the same information in English. Back to other news for March... Read more »
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 Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

North Carolina: HIV Testing Is Free and Confidential

...County Health Department is partnering with several local AIDS service organizations to offer HIV testing on Wednesday at various locations. Everyone tested for HIV will also be screened for syphilis, rates of which have risen significantly in... Read more »
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Condom breakage? Scared!

Posted by worriedsick, 4 Replies
...tests. but soon enough i will know. My question is I had protected anal receptive sex with a person who i asked if he was HIV negative, said he was, but talk is cheap. the deed was done on the beach, it was dark, and i used vaseline, which I... Read more »

Can HIV antibodies cross react in a herpes test

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi folks, I am wondering if HIV antibodies can be mistakenly be picked up by HSV-2 IgG ELISA. This may cause false positive for HSV-2. ELISA (even for HSV-2) Read more »

6 weeks test

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Donate About Us FAQs Fact Sheets Basics Conferences Public Policy Treatment Comprehensive Guide to HIV Testing Quick Start: Find a Testing Location Near You What is HIV Antibody Testing? Why Should I Be... Read more »

Rapid Test Chicago IL

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Does anyone know locations in Chicago that offer Rapid Tests??? Or is there a website that lists clinics that offer rapid tests? Thanks. Read more »