What are the STI test options in Newark,DE?
Newark, DE, is among the cities in Delaware whose levels of Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) have been high over the years. Some of the STDs that affect the residents of New Castle County include chlamydia, HIV/AIDS, gonorrhea as well as syphilis.
The 2018 County Health Rankings in Delaware used 2015’s data compiled by the National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP). They showed that New Castle County had 2,086 HIV cases. They were the highest in the state since Kent and Sussex had 423 and 633 HIV cases respectively, in 2015.
According to the CDC 2016 STD Surveillance Report, Delaware had 5,365 chlamydia cases in 2016. It further revealed that those of gonorrhea were 1,702 while both primary and secondary syphilis had 58 reported infections.
The Division of Public Health in Delaware has set out various measures to curb the high rates of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in Newark. It provides testing services for STDs like gonorrhea and chlamydia. It also counsels infected residents and helps them to access treatment.
The Winder Laird Porter State Service Center in Wilmington offers HIV/STD tests to people living within New Castle County. Other clinics that you might visit for the testing services are AIDS Delaware and the Planned Parenthood – Wilmington (DE) Health Center.
Some close by public health facilities may offer free STD testing services, but you might not be allowed to consult the doctor. Another disadvantage of the services may be the unavailability of the walk-in option.
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