The Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) affects a person’s ability to fight illnesses. There is no cure for HIV, but it is managable with the help of medical care. With medication, a person living with HIV can keep the virus undetectable and cannot transmit HIV to their partners.This is known as undetectable equals untransmittable (U=U). With consistent and early treatment a person can live a long and healthy life.
Anyone who has sex is vulrenable to sexually transmitted infections (STI). Symptoms are not always apparent so it is best to come in for a free sexual health screening. Most STI’s are curable and all are managable. Sexual health screenings are an essential part of general health. AARC provides free testing for: HIV, Syphilis, Hepatitis C, Gonorrhea, and Chlamydia.
Community health impacts all of us and with so much happening in the world it’s important to stay connected. Edcuation also plays a big role in maintaining a healthy community. Learn the facts and stay up-to-date with COVID, Monkey Pox and other public health topics.Together we can achieve a healthier and safer world.