THE IMPORTANCE OF PREVENTION
IN THE COACHELLA VALLEY
HIV rates in the Coachella Valley are twice the national rates and more than half of all residents have never been tested. In addition to getting tested, it's important to understand your risks and prevention methods. Here are some ways to protect yourself, your loved ones:
3 WAYS TO PREVENT HIV
STIs CAN INCREASE YOUR RISK FOR HIV
According to the CDC, STIs in California have greatly increased in recent years and this can increase your risks for contracting HIV. Many people with an STI may not know they have one because they don't have symptoms. The only way to know for sure is to get tested.
Visit The DOCK for $25 STD testing.
Visit the CDC website to learn more about STIs and prevention methods.