Coronavirus (COVID-19) – What you need to know?

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – What you need to know?

There has been a lot of talk about the coronavirus (COVID-19), as a health center here is the information that you need to know about the virus. The most important thing is to keep calm, plan accordingly and not panic. If you have general questions about COVID-19,...

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What it’s like to be a woman living with HIV

What it’s like to be a woman living with HIV

Twenty-three percent of people living with HIV are women. They are a minority when it comes to populations impacted by HIV, and experience of living with HIV as a woman can be isolating. “I never worried about HIV because I was heterosexual, female, had a white-collar...

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Community Profile: Tim Campbell from PITCH

Community Profile: Tim Campbell from PITCH

At The Project, we partner with many community organizations to support our clients. One of our close partners is Positive Iowans Taking Charge, otherwise known as PITCH.  The mission of PITCH is to create an atmosphere where People Living with HIV can unite,...

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Common questions about getting tested for HIV/STIs

Common questions about getting tested for HIV/STIs

Getting tested for HIV and other STIs can be scary, but it doesn’t have to be. At The Project we do everything we can to help you feel comfortable and relaxed. Below we have compiled the answers to many of the questions people come to us with before or after their...

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Benefits of Using Primary Health Care’s Pharmacy

Benefits of Using Primary Health Care’s Pharmacy

Did you know that right next door to our medical clinic we have a pharmacy that patients of The Project of Primary Health Care can use to fill their prescriptions? There are many benefits to using the PHC pharmacy like saving money, time, and receiving more...

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Condom Myths and Facts

Condom Myths and Facts

When looking up information about sex and condoms it can be hard to know what is true, and what is just an urban legend. In honor of National Condom Week, we put on our Mythbusters hats and debunked some condom myths. Condom Myth #1: Size doesn't matter FACT: Using...

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