MCC Daily Tribune
TODAY: Free HIV and STI Testing at the Downtown Campus
The Health and Physical Education Department in collaboration with The Downtown Campus Wellness Promotion Center, and Trillium Health is pleased to offer Free HIV Testing for Latino/a HIV/Awareness Month!
Free HIV & STI Testing is available from 11am -1pm on the following dates:
Wed, Oct 4th
Wed, Oct 18th
Wed, Oct 25th
Wed, Nov 29th
Location: Downtown Campus 2nd Floor, room 226 (inside the Wellness Promotion Center)
Did you know:
- Hispanics/Latinos are disproportionately affected by HIV.
- About 7 in 10 new HIV diagnoses among Hispanics/Latinos occur in gay and bisexual men.
- About half of Hispanics/Latinos diagnosed with HIV are retained in HIV care.
- HIV continues to be a serious threat to the health of the Hispanic/Latino/a community. In 2014, Hispanics/Latinos accounted for almost one quarter of all estimated new diagnoses of HIV in the United States and 6 dependent areas, despite representing about 17% of the total US population. (cdc.gov)
Free HIV and STD testing flier FALL 2017.pdf
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