Keep these facts in mind for National HIV Testing Day June 27th. Florida ranks third in the nation for the number of people living with AIDS. If you’re thinking that’s something only young single people need to consider, you might want to think again. In Orlando alone, 78% of people people with HIV/AIDS are over the age of 45.
On June 27th, free HIV testing will be available from noon to 7:00 p.m. at the Walgreens at 2420 East Colonial Drive. Walgreens is offering a 15 percent discount on all purchases to anyone getting tested that day. Free BMI, glucose and blood pressure tests will also be available. National HIV Testing Day is sponsored by Walgreens, Heart of Florida United Way, the Florida Department of Health in Orange County and the Central Florida Aids Planning Consortium. Click here to find other places to get tested. #TestOrlando. Because you need to know.