What are the STI test options in Lindenhurst,NY?
Despite the extensive sex education and intervention programs over the past decade, Suffolk County is still fighting an increasing number of new cases of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs).
According to a 2017 STD Surveillance Report by the New York State Department of Health, chlamydia had the highest rate of transmission. The infection had a morbidity of 352.2, with a total of 4,917 newly reported cases. Even so, the rate was slightly lower than that of Nassau County, which was 364.6.
Moreover, Suffolk County health officials reported 760 gonorrhea incidences with a rate of 55.4 cases per 100,000 population. Meanwhile, syphilis rate in 2017 was 10.9, with a total 151 new diagnoses.
The Economic Opportunity Council of Suffolk Inc. runs the HIV Targeted Prevention and Supportive Program. The organization offers a welcoming atmosphere where individuals with HIV can be treated without discrimination. The program facilitates community outreach activities, linkage to care, transfers to medical centers, among others.
Several health centers in Suffolk County may provide quality STD care services. For example, you can visit one of the Suffolk Department of Health STD clinics, which include centers at 1080 Sunrise Highway, Amityville; 284 Pulaski Rd, Greenlawn, and 82 Middle Country Rd.
Also, you may visit the Long Island Association for AIDS Care (LIAAC), which lies along Adams Ave in Hauppauge, or the LIGALY center located Park Ave, Bay Shore.
Alternatively, you may also consider visiting free STD testing clinics within Lindenhurst. However, you might have to queue for long hours to receive the services. Additionally, doctors might not be available at all time as they tend to operate within a limited schedule, not to mention the unavailability of some STD testing options.
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