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Health Outreach Prevention Education Testing Clinic
(918) 749-8378
3540 East 31st St
Tulsa, OK
Services
AIDS Activism,AIDS Advocacy and/or Policy,Hepatitis C Education,Hepatitis C Prevention Education,Hepatitis C Testing,HIV Education,HIV Prevention Education,HIV Testing,Hotlines,Mental Health Assistance,Other,Peer/Group Support,Prison or Prison Outreach,Referral Services
Tests Offered
Confidential,Free,Rapid testing (results available in 20 to 40 minutes)
Organization Type
Clinic

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Tulsa Center for AIDS Resources, Education and Support(CARES)
(918) 834-4194
3507 E Admiral Place
Tulsa, OK
Services
AIDS Advocacy and/or Policy,Food Bank/Assistance,HIV Case Management,HIV Education,HIV Prevention Education,HIV Testing,Housing Services,Mental Health Assistance,Nutrition,Other,Peer/Group Support,Referral Services,Substance Abuse, Counseling or Treatment
Tests Offered
Confidential,Oral testing
Organization Type
AIDS Service Organization

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Tulsa Health Sciences Center
(918) 619-4300
University of Oklahoma 2815 S Sheridan
Tulsa, OK
Services
HIV Testing
Tests Offered
Confidential
Organization Type
Clinic

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Morton Comprehensive Health Services Incorporated
(918) 587-2171
1334 N Lansing Ave.
Tulsa, OK
Services
Dental,Family Planning and Reproductive Services,HIV Testing,Nutrition,Other,Referral Services,Youth
Tests Offered
Confidential
Organization Type
Clinic

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Ryan White Clinic: Oklahoma State University(OSU CHS IMSS)
635 W 11th
Tulsa, OK
Services
Food Bank/Assistance,HIV Case Management,HIV Education,HIV Prevention Education,HIV Testing,HIV Treatment,Mental Health Assistance,Peer/Group Support,Referral Services,Substance Abuse, Counseling or Treatment
Organization Type
Clinic

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Indian Health Care Resources Center of Tulsa Incorporated
(918) 588-1900
550 S Peoria Ave.
Tulsa, OK
Services
Adult Education,Family Planning and Reproductive Services,HIV Education,HIV Prevention Education,HIV Testing,Mental Health Assistance,Nutrition,Other,Referral Services,Substance Abuse, Counseling or Treatment,Youth
Tests Offered
Confidential,Free
Organization Type
Clinic

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Oklahoma State Department of Health
1334 N Lansing Ave.
Tulsa, OK
Services
HIV Education,HIV Prevention Education,HIV Testing,Referral Services,Youth
Organization Type
Government-based Organization (e.g., State,County or City)

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Oklahoma State Department of Health
US Department of Veterans Affairs 9322 E 41st St
Tulsa, OK
Services
HIV Education,HIV Prevention Education,HIV Testing,Referral Services,Youth
Organization Type
Government-based Organization (e.g., State,County or City)

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Jack Montgomery VA Medical Center
US Department of Veterans Affairs 9322 E 41st St
Tulsa, OK
Services
HIV Testing
Tests Offered
Confidential
Organization Type
Clinic

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Muscogee (Creek) Nation Health System
(918) 224-9310
Sapulpa Indian Health Center 1125 E Cleveland
Sapulpa, OK
Services
Dental,Family Planning and Reproductive Services,HIV Testing,Nutrition,Other,Referral Services,Youth
Tests Offered
Confidential,Free
Organization Type
Clinic

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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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