What are the Free or Low Cost STI test options in Almaville,TN?
There has been a steady rise in the number of HIV diagnosed cases in Almaville, an unincorporated community in Rutherford County. The infections in the county rose from 309 at a rate of 148 in 2013 to 437 at a rate of 179 by the end of 2017.
Chlamydia cases were predominant, and the infections escalated from 772 at a rate of 220.4 in 2013 to 1,017 at a rate of 289.2 in 2017. Gonorrhea infections also rose from 70 at a rate of 20 in 2013 to 142 at a rate of 40.4 in 2017.
There were, however, few Syphilis cases reported in Rutherford county over the last decade. The infections gained from 13 at a rate of 3.7 in 2013 to 28 at a rate of 8.0 by 2017. Men who have sex with men accounted for the majority of the new Syphilis infections in 2017.
Rutherford County Department of Health responded to the high HIV/STD infections in the county by providing sexual education and safer sex tools to the high-risk groups such as men who have sex with men, commercial sex workers, and adolescents.
There are some sexual health clinics in Almaville that provide free STD testing, but the wait times may be inconsistent due to many people seeking the services, and some test results may not be comprehensive.
CareNow Urgent Care – Murfreesboro Medical Center Parkway and Planned Parenthood – Nashville Health Center are some of the hospitals in Almaville that provide STD/HIV screening and treatment. Other medicals centers providing the same services include Nashville General Hospital and TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center.
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