As Syphilis Rates Increase, the Community Responds

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In December, The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released its annual snapshot of the three nationally reported STDs: chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis.
Syphilis infections were up 10% from 2012. This 10% increase in the national rate is due mainly …

Syphilis Town Hall: A Call to Action!

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Compiled by PQ Monthly Staff

Multnomah County Health Department, Oregon Health Authority, Cascade AIDS Project, and PQ Monthly will jointly sponsor a community town hall to share information on the syphilis increase among gay and bisexual men and …