The city of Montgomery comes in at a doozy of 1st place for the most sexually diseased city in the entire nation! With a rate of 1,899 cases of sexually transmitted diseases per 100,000 residents, Montgomery outpaces national and statewide averages.
Response efforts include intervention and prevention measures from various organizations in the area. Services include free condoms and low cost or free STD testing.
Technology helps increase these efforts with telemedicine to bring better care to rural areas and smartphone apps for awareness, education, and scheduling services. Various organizations attend health fairs where free TS testing services and education are offered, including: National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day on February 7th, Community Health Fair on the 1st or 2nd Saturday in February, and National Sexual Responsibility Week from February 8th through the 14th.
Montgomery STD testing locations include multiple Health Services Incorporated locations like one on Cherry Street and another on East Vandiver Boulevard. You can also find the Alabama Department of Public Health on Mobile Highway and the MOA Medical AIDS Outreach of Alabama on McGehee Road.