Hope Life Center currently offers free testing for gonorrhea, chlamydia, HIV, HSV (herpes), syphilis, Hepatitis B, and Hepatitis C. Limited treatment is available based upon results.
• New estimates show that there are about 20 million new sexually transmitted infections in the United States each year.
• Young people, between the ages of 15 to 24, account for 50% of all new STDs, although they represent just 25% of the sexually experienced population.
• In 2012, gonorrhea rates were highest among adolescents and young adults with the highest rates among women aged 20-24 years (578.5) and 15–19 years (521.2).
• The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that there are more than 110 million STIs among men and women in the US. This includes both new and existing infections.
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An appointment is needed for STI Testing. Call or text in Wausau 715-843-4673 or Antigo 715-470-1007.
Data from Centers for Disease Control and US Dept. of Health and Human Serivces