Get tested for HIV or talk to your health care provider about HIV testing. Knowing your HIV status gives you powerful information to help keep you and your partner healthy. Many testing sites across Nebraska offer free (or low cost) HIV tests that only take one minute to perform, and are confidential. Some testing locations offer HIV self-testing kits that you can pick or have mailed directly to you. Test your way, and do it today!
PreExposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) is a medication that is taken before sex or other possible exposure, that can reduce your chances of getting HIV by up 99 percent. Speak to your healthcare provider for more information.
People living with HIV that are on ART (antiretroviral therapy) treatment can achieve an undetectable viral load, meaning they will not transmit HIV through sexual intercourse. Talk to your healthcare provider for more information.
PEP (Post-Exposure Prophylaxis), is a medication that can reduce your chance of getting HIV after a possible exposure if taken within 72 hours. Ask your medical provider for more information.
The CDC offers many resources to help you raise awareness about HIV testing in your community. Doing It is a national HIV testing and prevention campaign designed to motivate all adults to get tested for HIV and know their status. Join Doing It on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, share videos of volunteers, community leaders, and celebrities explaining why they're getting tested, and download posters and other materials.