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COPE Behavioral Services
(520) 792-3293
HIV Services 101 Stone Ave, Suite. 100
Tucson, AZ
Services
Adult Education,Exercise,HIV Education,HIV Prevention Education,HIV Testing,Holistic,Hotlines,Housing Services,Mental Health Assistance,Nutrition,Other,Referral Services,Substance Abuse, Counseling or Treatment
Tests Offered
Confidential,Free,Rapid testing (results available in 20 to 40 minutes)
Organization Type
AIDS Service Organization

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Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation(SAAF)
(520) 628-7223
375 S Euclid Ave
Tucson, AZ
Services
AIDS Advocacy and/or Policy,HIV Case Management,HIV Education,HIV Prevention Education,HIV Testing,HIV Treatment,Housing Services,Mental Health Assistance,Nutrition,Other,Peer/Group Support,Referral Services,Substance Abuse, Counseling or Treatment
Tests Offered
Confidential,Free,Rapid testing (results available in 20 to 40 minutes)
Organization Type
AIDS Service Organization

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El Rio Community Health Center
(520) 628-8287
Special Immunology Associates Clinic 1701 W. St Marys Rd, Suite 160
Tucson, AZ
Services
HIV Education,HIV Prevention Education,HIV Testing,HIV Treatment,Insurance Assistance,Mental Health Assistance,Nutrition,Other,Referral Services,Substance Abuse, Counseling or Treatment,Transportation Assistance,Youth
Tests Offered
Confidential,PCR testing (testing for the virus before antibodies become detectable)
Organization Type
Clinic

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Planned Parenthood Arizona(PAZZ)
(520) 884-5562
Jean Hoffman Health Center 529 W. Wetmore Rd.
Tucson, AZ
Services
Family Planning and Reproductive Services,HIV Education,HIV Prevention Education,HIV Testing,Insurance Assistance,Mental Health Assistance,Other,Referral Services,Youth
Tests Offered
Confidential,Rapid testing (results available in 20 to 40 minutes)
Organization Type
Clinic

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Planned Parenthood Arizona(PAZZ)
(520) 884-5562
Archer Health Center 1665 S. La Cholla Blvd.
Tucson, AZ
Services
Family Planning and Reproductive Services,HIV Education,HIV Prevention Education,HIV Testing,Insurance Assistance,Mental Health Assistance,Other,Referral Services,Youth
Tests Offered
Confidential,Rapid testing (results available in 20 to 40 minutes)
Organization Type
Clinic

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Native Images Inc
(520) 882-6120
3045 N First Ave. Suite A
Tucson, AZ
Services
Adult Education,HIV Education,HIV Prevention Education,HIV Testing,Mental Health Assistance,Other,Peer/Group Support,Referral Services,Youth
Tests Offered
Confidential,Free,Oral testing,Rapid testing (results available in 20 to 40 minutes)
Organization Type
Community-based Organization

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University of Arizona Health Sciences Center
(520) 694-4858
Special Immunology Program 1501 N Campbell Ave, Sixth Floor
Tucson, AZ
Services
HIV Education,HIV Prevention Education,HIV Testing,Mental Health Assistance,Nutrition,Other,Referral Services
Tests Offered
Confidential,PCR testing (testing for the virus before antibodies become detectable)
Organization Type
Educational Institution

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Pima County Health Department
(520) 791-7676
Theresa Lee Health Center 332 S Freeway
Tucson, AZ
Services
Adult Education,Hepatitis C Education,HIV Education,HIV Prevention Education,HIV Testing,Referral Services
Tests Offered
Confidential,Rapid testing (results available in 20 to 40 minutes)
Organization Type
Clinic

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Planned Parenthood Arizona(PAZZ)
(520) 884-5562
Margaret Sanger Health Center 2255 N. Wyatt Dr.
Tucson, AZ
Services
Family Planning and Reproductive Services,HIV Education,HIV Prevention Education,HIV Testing,Insurance Assistance,Mental Health Assistance,Other,Referral Services,Youth
Tests Offered
Confidential,Rapid testing (results available in 20 to 40 minutes)
Organization Type
Clinic

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Lab Express Inc
(602) 273-9000
4747 N. First Ave.
Tucson, AZ
Services
HIV Testing,Other
Tests Offered
Confidential,PCR testing (testing for the virus before antibodies become detectable),Rapid testing (results available in 20 to 40 minutes)
Organization Type
Other

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Curing Crabs

By Jennifer Cunningham
National Institute of Health .

Yes, the idea of crabs is funny. The reality, on the other hand—not so much. Safety-wise, responsible sex practices aren't any different than they were in college (i.e., cover your stump before you hump), except now there is a significantly larger pool of people with a greater wealth of sexual experience to possibly get STDs from. Though crabs don’t have quite the same cachet as the clap or inspire the same fear as HIV, they are a serious issue that needs some less than serious attention.

Since appearing on Earth 70,000 years ago, the pubic louse (not to be mistaken for its cousins the body louse and the head louse) has caused mammoth crotch itch for millions, from cavemen to college kids. Crabs get their name from the fact that under a very strong microscope, the little critters resemble crabs—a pretty terrifying thought if you think of them infesting your nether region en masse.

Generally, pubic lice like to eat at night, attaching their pinchers to hair follicles before feeding on your blood like randy little ticks. The itch from hell is what separates pubic lice from other common sexually transmitted diseases, like chlamydia or genital warts. Like your last boyfriend, “crabs” are parasites that cannot live without being attached to a live host. And these mites don’t discriminate.

So how can people protect themselves from this scourge? Not much besides abstinence, prayer, or examining a sex partner’s pubes with a magnifying glass before every session. Condoms don’t help either, according to Beth Collitt, a spokeswoman for Penn State’s University Health Services. Neither the Centers for Disease Control nor the National Institutes of Health keeps tabs on how many people are infected in the U.S., but across the pond in England, crabs are scuttling their way onto more and more college students every year. According to British newspaper reports, St. John’s College at O...

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