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City of Amarillo to offer free HIV testing

The city of Amarillo is offering free HIV testing this week in response to a growing HIV and AIDS epidemic across the country. 

The tests will be available at the Walgreens located on N. Fillmore and Amarillo Boulevard on Thursday, June 25 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. and again on Saturday, June 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Amarillo's Public Health Department will provided trained counselors to do the testing and results will be ready in about ten minutes. Everything is done confidentially and will be free to anyone who wants to check on their HIV status.  

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