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Wednesday is National HIV Awareness Day

WILMINGTON -- You could be HIV-positive and not even know it -- that's the message behind National HIV Awareness Day. According to the Coastal Carolina HIV Care Consortium there are nearly 50,000 people living with the disease in North Carolina. Twenty-five percent of those infected don't even know it, most of them teenagers. To find out how you can get tested, call your local health department or talk to your doctor. New Hanover County Health Department 2029 South 17th St. Wilmington, NC (910) 798-6500 Call to make an appointment.

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