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County Gets Grant for Free H-I-V Testing

Thanks to a private grant, Nevada County is now offering free and confidential H-I-V testing…

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Director of Public Health Nursing Cindy Wilson says they received 75-hundred dollars this year, and 16-thousand dollars last year, which will enable them to provide the simple blood tests, and also provide a counseling session. Wilson says it’s a coincidence that actor Charlie Sheen just announced he is H-I-V positive, but maybe his message can also help…

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The tests are available on the second and fourth Tuesday of every month at the Public Health Office–500 Crown Point Circle in Grass Valley. No appointments are needed.

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