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Uncommon STD Statistics

Uncommon STD Statistics

Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are widespread across the United States. Most people know about the common varieties, such a gonorrhea, chlamydia and genital herpes, but those aren’t the only dangers lurking out there. Here are 20 things you probably didn’t know about STDs. 1. The cost of testing and treatment for STDs in the United [...]

March 13, 2014 Ashley AIDS, Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Herpes, HIV Testing, Human Papilloma Virus (HPV, STDs (Sexually Transmitted Diseases) Comments Off on Uncommon STD Statistics

Chlamydia is silent and serious

Chlamydia is silent and serious

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, “Chlamydia is the most frequently reported bacterial sexually transmitted disease in the United States. In 2010, 1,307,893 chlamydial infections were reported to CDC from 50 states and the District of Columbia. Under-reporting is substantial because most people with chlamydia are not aware of their infections and [...]

August 12, 2012 Susan Chlamydia Comments Off on Chlamydia is silent and serious