What are the STI test options in Evanston,IL?
Just a few miles north of bustling Chicago, lies the town of Evanston. This Illinois city lies to the east of Skokie and is bordered by Lake Michigan on the other side. Evanston is home to Northwestern University, a private research college. E-town, as locals call it, is also part of thriving Cook County. In less fortunate news, STD rates are getting a little out of control in this area. It’s important to get tested often, even if you don’t have any symptoms.
Cook County is one of the most populous counties in America. It’s second only to Los Angeles County. Being a suburb of Chicago means Evanston shares its STD reporting rates.
For 2016, the chlamydia rate of suburban Cook County reached 461.1 per 100,000 people. Most of those diagnoses were found to occur in young women aged 15-24 years.
For the same year, gonorrhea rates in the Evanston area were 112.7 per 100,000 people. Primary and secondary (P&S) syphilis for Cook County that same year was 8.3 for every 100,000. Chicago reported 743 new cases of HIV in 2017 alone. With 84.2% of them being in males, and 15.8% found in women.
If you’re in Evanston and need to get screened for STIs, there are a few affordable options to check out. There’s a MinuteClinic in CVS on Central Street and another one in Target on Howard Street. For HIV testing and support, ACCESS Evanston Family Health Center on Howard Street can help you out. The Erie Evanston/Skokie Health Center on Hartrey Avenue tests for HIV and STDs. They have a center in Chicago especially for teens, no appointment, walk-in hours are Wednesday afternoons. For cheap or even free STD testing opportunities, try your luck by heading into Chicago.
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