Sexually transmitted disease stats soar in SLO, Santa Barbara counties

Another great article by Bree Zender from KCBX of San Luis Obispo, calling attention to the rising cases of STD infections here locally in SLO and Santa Barbara Counties. Listen to the story. New data released Tuesday from the California Department of Public Health reveals cases of sexually transmitted diseases (STD) and infections are on[…]

Common types of STDs in Men

    Did you know that according to American Sexual Health Association almost 50 percent of men will get a sexually transported disease at some point in their life? That’s why it is necessary that we recognize STD symptoms early. A timely intervention can prevent it from becoming a severe health risk. There are many[…]

Common STD symptoms in Men

Overview Many men think that they will know, or at least be able to recognize if they get a sexually transmitted disease (STD). While most STDs do cause symptoms, many are easily mistaken for other conditions. In some cases there are no symptoms at all. Understanding the risks and knowing the signs and symptoms of[…]

Syphilis Test

Everything You Need to Know About the Syphilis Test Syphilis is a common type of sexually transmitted disease (STD) caused by the bacterium Treponema palladium. If it’s left untreated, it can cause severe long-term health consequences and problems. It can be challenging to diagnose this condition. For that reason, it’s highly recommended to undergo a[…]

Syphilis Rate Population in the US

Syphilis – Facts, Risks and Testing

Syphilis – Facts, Risks and Testing The effect of sexually transmitted diseases or STDs such as Syphilis is a problematic disease reconfirmed in both modern science, the media, and culture. STDs like Syphilis are common health threats pervasive throughout society across all demographics. Whether it occur through frequent engagement in unprotected sexual activities or the[…]