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News, Sucka Free City Afflicted: STD Rates Are Rising, but No One Knows Why

Afflicted: STD Rates Are Rising, but No One Knows Why

While HIV is experiencing downward trends — due to improved prevention, testing, and treatment — the San Francisco Department of Public Health is struggling against alarming increases in transmission of other sexually transmitted diseases, especially syphilis. Susan Philip, director of…
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S.F clinics limiting STD tests to cut costs

With the exception of professional athletes, it's hard to imagine a more sexually irresponsible mainstream population than adolescent males. So you have to wonder whether it's wise that city public health clinics are no longer testing many San Franciscans, including…
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