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LOUISIANA: HIV Testing Events to Be Offered Monday in Algiers and the East Bank by Magic Johnson Foundation


Times-Picayune (New Orleans) (11.04.11) - Monday, November

Two HIV testing outreaches are being held Monday, thanks to the Magic Johnson Foundation, the NO/AIDS Task Force, Kingsley House, and Common Ground Health Clinic. The event from 7 to 9 p.m. at L.B. Landry High School, 1200 L.B. Landry Ave. in Algiers, will feature screenings for HIV, syphilis, and other health conditions, plus food, games, and a gift-card raffle. A youth-focused gathering from 4 to 8 p.m. at Kingsley House, 1600 Constance St. in New Orleans, will offer HIV testing, games, food, and clothing and gift-card giveaways. For more information, visit


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