Public Health Emergency

Public Health Emergency

What Public Health Emergency? President Trump declared the opioid crisis a public health emergency today as the amount of accidental overdoses across our country continues to increase at an exponential and alarming rate. Drug overdoses are now the leading cause of...
What is Hepatitis C?

What is Hepatitis C?

What is Hepatitis C? First off, I would like to say that Hepatitis C is curable in the majority of the population. If you would like to jump to that section, please click here! Hepatitis C is a blood-borne pathogen caused by the Hepatitis C virus (HCV) which affects...
Hepatitis C Testing

Hepatitis C Testing

Why should I have Hepatitis C testing done? Without Hepatitis C testing, you can’t know whether or not you have it. If you find out that you have it, don’t panic! Hepatitis C in many cases is outright curable, and the course of medications to cure it have...
Heroin Addiction in Tampa, Florida

Heroin Addiction in Tampa, Florida

The hazardous effect of heroin is buffeting the whole country at the moment. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) conducted a study which shows how the mortality rate of heroin addiction has steadily been on the rise in the last ten years. Consequently, it...
Where to Get Free HIV Testing in Tampa

Where to Get Free HIV Testing in Tampa

Free Metro HIV Testing Locations PINELLAS COUNTY OFFICE 3251 3rd Ave. N., Ste. 125 St. Petersburg, FL 33713 (727)321-3854 Monday-Tuesday 9:00 am – 6:30 pm Wednesday-Friday 9:00 am – 4:30 pm METRO THRIFT & GIFT 2235 Central Avenue St. Petersburg, FL 33713...