STDs are spreading like wildfire in the US

std statistics

Despite decades of sexual education and STD awareness campaigns,
the rates at which new STD cases are reported continues to rise.

A new bulletin
by the CDC paints a particularly dire picture of
sexual health in the United States, with some diseases reaching
levels not seen for almost 20 years, and others reaching legitimate
all-time highs.

The CDC’s report is based on data from 2017 to 2018, and it
shows a shocking number of syphilis, gonorrhea, and chlamydia cases
across the nation. The data reveals over 115,000 syphilis cases in
that time period and over 580,000 cases of gonorrhea, neither of
which have seen levels this high since 1991. Chlamydia? Well,
that’s a whole other story.

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STDs
are spreading like wildfire in the US
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STDs are spreading like wildfire in the US