BLACK VOICES
09/06/2013 12:24 pm ET Updated Sep 06, 2013

Facebook Encourages HIV Testing Among Minority Men, And More Health News This Week

AP

Facebook's popularity may be on the decline (thanks to teenagers who reviled the social networking site's increasing adult presence earlier this year), but it's gained favor this week among health researchers who found that it could be a useful tool in persuading people at high risk of HIV/AIDS to get tested for the disease.

Check out how Facebook intervention could lead to increased HIV testing and more notes on the black health chart this week.

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