The number of individuals being affected by sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in Dinuba, CA, continues to spike. The Department of Health Services in Tulare County revealed that the STD figures have been rising since 2006.
From 2014-2016, the county had about 2,370 cases of chlamydia, 331 cases of HIV/AIDS, 275 of gonorrhea, and 27 of syphilis. Shockingly, 2 years later, chlamydia incidences had risen to by 137%. Those of gonorrhea by 87% while those of syphilis hit +112.
In addition to the information from the Department of Health Services, the CDC revealed that Tulare County was the 50th most chlamydia-infected county in California in 2018. 5,731 cases of the STD were reported, with a rate of 504.9 incidences per 100,000 people.
The Tulare County HIV/AIDS & STD Program has been providing free condoms to curb the rapid transmission of HIV and other STDs in the city of Dinuba, CA. On top of that, the program offers STD testing and treatment services.
Adventist Health Community Care Clinic provides STD testing services to Dinuba, CA residents. To get HIV/STD tests, you may also go to Golden Valley Health Centers
Newman Medical Center, Golden Valley Health Centers Ceres Center, San Benito Health Foundation, Planned Parenthood Mar Monte, Modesto Health Center, and Clinica Sierra Vista Frazier Mountain Community Health Center are also a great alternatives to go for STD testing
Some nearby clinics may offer residents of Dinuba city free STD testing services. Unfortunately, you might not get prescriptions for after test care. Furthermore, walk-in and online options may not be available and you may have to book an appointment days in advance to see the doctor in charge at the medical facility.