June 25, 2015
NHTD is a Reminder
National HIV Testing Day is a reminder to get the facts, get tested, and get involved to take care of yourself and your partners.
An estimated 1.2 million people in the United States are living with HIV, and that number grows by almost 50,000 every year.
One in seven people who have HIV don’t know it.
That means they aren’t getting the medical care they need to stay healthy and avoid passing HIV to others.
June 25, 2015
The 19th National HIV Testing Day is June 27, 2015
Local areas will host a variety of events leading up to and including National Testing Day. These events will be posted to this site as they arrive. Also, you can contact your local Health Department for informtion about these upcoming events.read more »
June 24, 2015
Only One Step….
HIV testing is only one step. We can all do something to help stop HIV. We can…. Share knowledge or tell our personal stories about HIV. This will spread the truth, personalize the disease and help reduce stigma. Use soical media to increase HIV awareness. Support people living with HIV by having open and honestread more »
June 23, 2015
The Only Way!
The only way to know if you are infected with HIV is to get tested. CDC recommends that everyone between the ages of 13 and 64 get tested for HIV at least once as part of routine health care, and that people with certain risk factors get tested more often. People with more than oneread more »
June 16, 2015
Ten Things You Can Do
National HIV Testing Day, June 27, is an annual campaign to encourage people of all ages to “Take the Test, Take Control.” An estimated 1.2 million people in the United States are living with HIV, and one in seven people who have HIV don’t know it. Visit CDC’s list of Ten Things You Can Doread more »