By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Free rapid HIV tests have been provided in Central Rio by medical staff from the State Health Department as the city marked of World Aids Day, celebrated annually on December 1st. Free condoms are also being given out at the event, whose main slogan, “Fique Sabendo” - “Be Aware”, reminds people of the need to know their HIV status.
The free testing will continue in downtown Rio on Friday December 2nd from 9AM to 5PM . . .