MCC Daily Tribune
TODAY: Free HIV & STI Testing at the Downtown Campus
The Health and Physical Education Department in collaboration with The Downtown Wellness Promotion Center, and Trillium Health is pleased to offer Free HIV Testing for Black HIV/Awareness Month!
Free HIV & STI Testing is available from 11am -1pm on the following dates:
Wed, Feb 7th
Wed, Feb 14th
Wed, Feb 28th
Location: The Downtown Campus: 2nd Floor, room 226 (inside the Wellness Promotion Center)
Did you know:
- African Americans are the racial/ethnic group most affected by HIV in the United States.
- Gay and bisexual men account for a majority of new HIV diagnoses among African Americans.
- There are promising signs of progress, especially among women and those who inject drugs.
- Blacks/African Americans and account for a higher proportion of new HIV diagnoses, those living with HIV, and those ever diagnosed with AIDS, compared to other races/ethnicities. In 2015, African Americans accounted for 45% of HIV diagnoses, though they comprise 12% of the US population. (cdc.gov)
Free HIV and STD testing Flier Spring 2018.pdf
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