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MISSISSIPPI: New AHF Wellness Center in Jackson Offers Free Testing for HIV, STDs


Rock Hill Herald Online (Rock Hill, S.C.) (11.05.2013) Aids Weekly Plus

The Rock Hill Herald Online reported that the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) recently opened a Wellness Center in Jackson, Miss., to provide free STD screenings and HIV testing. The screenings include treatment for chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis. The center is designed to make STD testing accessible and convenient and to promote regular sexual health screening as part of routine healthcare for sexually active individuals. It is located at 766 Lakeland Drive, Suite A, in Jackson, and is open on Wednesdays from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The center welcomes walk-ins. For more information, go to or call (601) 368–3440.


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