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Preventing HIV and STDs

CDC’s Preventing HIV and STDs board shares accurate information on HIV, AIDS and STDs.

Preventing HIV and STDs

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#Gay and #bisexual men make up 2% of the U.S. population, yet are the group most affected by #HIV. Check out this #CDC #infographic for advice on preventing HIV and staying healthy if you have HIV.

With love comes great responsibility. Get tested for HIV. If you’re negative, commit to safer behaviors that will keep you that way. If you’re positive, seek treatment to help manage your health and protect your partners. True love begins with you. #TakeChargeandTest #Love #Relationships #Health

Nothing feels better than peace of mind. Take charge of your life. Get tested, and commit to behaviors to keep you healthy #TakeChargeandTest #Health #Love #Relationships

Princess. Astronaut. Doctor. Who knows who they’ll be? No matter the #dream – be there to support it. For #family. For #self. #TakeChargeandTest #Health #HIV #Love

Imitation is the highest form of flattery. Be the woman you want her to be. Take the first step. For #family. For #self. #TakeChargeandTest #HIV #Health

One in 6 people with #HIV don’t know they have it. It’s important to know your HIV status so you can take care of yourself and your partners. #MyHIVTesting Day

Many people become infected with #HIV as teens or young adults. School programs can play a vital role in preventing HIV among youth and help the US reach an HIV-free generation.

If you’ve been tested for HIV, tell your friends and family about what to expect and encourage them to take control of their health, too. #MyHIVTestingDay

To find an HIV testing site near you, text your ZIP code to “KNOW IT” (566948) or search online at #MyHIVTestingDay

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HIV tests are one of the best tools for #HIV prevention. When you know your HIV status, you can take care of yourself and your partners. #MyHIVTestingDay #NHTD

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Do you and your partner talk about #HIV? Talking can save your life. Get the facts, and tips on how to start the conversation.

CDC’s newest HIV prevention campaign focuses on #gay and #bisexual men. Start Talking. Stop HIV. promotes conversations about #safesex and #HIV prevention & offers tips for talking to a partner.

CDC estimates that #youth ages 15-24 make up just over one-quarter of the sexually active population, but account for half of the 20 million new sexually transmitted infections that occur in the U.S. each year. This infographic highlights the impact, causes, and consequences of #STDs among young people – and what they can do to protect themselves. #Gonorrhea #Chlamydia #GetTested

There are 20 million new #STD infections each year and half are among youth ages 15-24. School-based programs play an important role in preventing STDs, including HIV, among youth. This infographic outlines the characteristics and outcomes of effective HIV/STD prevention programs. #SchoolHealth #HIVprevention #NYHAAD

Young people ages 20-24 have the highest rate of #HIV diagnosis of any age group. Take a friend and #GetTested.

HIV and STD testing locations in your area - Search by Zip Code

Encourage your moms, sisters and friends to Get Tested for #HIV! Now is the time.

Stopping AIDS is everyone's business. Tag us in your photos of CDC’s work in your community.

How do you improve the lives of women and teenage girls who are HIV-positive?

National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Infographic

Take the Test. Take Control. #NationalHIVTestingDay

We all have a reason for getting tested for HIV. What’s yours? #NationalHIVTestingDay

1 in 16 black men & 1 in 32 Black women will be diagnosed with #HIV. Protect your health. Take action. Get tested. #NBHAAD

Get Tested | National HIV and STD Testing

March 20th is National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day! Spread the message: Honor Our Ancestors, Protect Our People, Take the Test! Help spread the word about how #HIV affects #AmericanIndians #AlaskaNatives #NativeHawaiians. #NNHAAD.

The HIV Screening. Standard Care. campaign encourages providers to screen all patients for HIV. Click here for campaign materials.

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