What are the Free or Low Cost STI test options in Mountain Brook,AL?
Mountain Brook is a city located in Jefferson County. It is among the cities that have experienced a dramatic surge in STD cases, with majority of those affected being young people aged between 15 and 24 years.
The pattern in the spread of HIV infections between 2015 and 2016, was also significantly noted among adolescents and youths aged 13 to 24 years. In the same year, it was noted that the group that had the highest number of people infected with HIV was people aged between 25 and 34 years, who recorded a prevalence rate of 55.7.
A massive increase was recorded in cases of Gonorrhea from 61 cases in 2016 to 2,920 cases in 2017. Chlamydia cases were worse off as the number of cases spiked from 225 in 2016 to 6,031 in 2017. There was a slight decrease Syphilis cases between 2016 and 2017 as the cases reported reduced from 100 cases to 97 cases.
”Jefferson County has the highest rate of syphilis cases per 100,000 according to the records from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.” CDC Official
There are many clinics in Mountain Brook where you can get tested. Some of the public clinics may provide free STD testing though they may lack a doctor’s consultation, and booking an appointment might not be an option.
Some of the clinics include; American Family Care Cahaba Village located 3000 Cahaba Village Plaza Suite 110 Birmingham and Birmingham Center of Birmingham, AL 1211 27th Place South Birmingham.
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- Please contact the individual public clinic to confirm pricing. Test pricing at public clinics many times depend on income and welfare eligibility.