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August 2012 Employee Of The Month: Rashima Burton

“Good morning, thank you for calling SHF” is the warm greeting many clients receive from Rashima Burton every day. It takes a special person to manage high volume calls and maintain your sanity. Rashima shines brightly in her ability to coordinate patients care and serves a vital role on the medical team as the Client Care Coordinator.

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VIDEO: Living + (PSA/Documentary)

Living + is a very moving piece put together by AmeriCorps AIDS United Team Carolina featuring 13 North Carolinians living with HIV, encouraging and empowering individuals who are newly-diagnosed with HIV.

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6.27.12 – Free Rapid HIV Testing In Support Of National HIV Testing Day

National HIV Testing Day (NHTD), June 27, is an annual observance to promote HIV testing. The National Association of People with AIDS (NAPWA) founded the day in 1995 and continues to be the lead for this observance. SHF will be offering free rapid HIV testing at all sites today. Check the map below for testing site locations near you.

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VIDEO: New At-Home Rapid HIV Test Awaits Approval

American consumers may soon be able to test themselves for the virus that causes AIDS in the privacy of their own homes, after a panel of experts last week recommended approval of the first rapid, over-the-counter HIV test. Take a look at a recent video produced by the staff at St. Hope Foundation about the first rapid, over-the-counter, HIV Test.

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The ABCs Of Hepatitis

In the wake of campaign season, one of the hot button issues is public health. Everybody’s talking about it: politicians, public officials, teachers, doctors, families and neighbors. But as we continue to debate over health care plans and how to pay for health care, some of the basics are going unnoticed, such as the actual biological issues concerning health in the United States.

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