Oswego is located in Kendall County of Illinois. Data recorded in 2015 shows an HIV prevalence rate of 3430 for both teenagers and adults, and the cases were 33.
Chlamydia recorded 364 cases, a rate of 295.1 per 100,000 population, data collected in 2016, which was a trend upwards compared to 2017 which had 412 cases and a rate of 359.1.
Gonorrhea cases hit a record high in 2017 which had 93cases a rate of 81.1 compared to 82 cases and a rate of 71.5 in 2016.
Syphilis recorded a two-fold as there were 3 cases and a rate of 0.9 in 2016 and 6 cases and a rate of 5.2 in 2017, all per 100,000 people.
“Cases of STDs hit back from the brinks of extinction and surface as a public health threat in Kendall County.” Naperville Sun.
The Oswego public health departments have evenly distributed numerous clinics for STD testing where you can visit for testing. Some of this Clinics may offer free STD testing although doctor’s consultation may not be available and walk-in options may not exist.
Some of these clinics include Open Door Health Center of Illinois Aurora Health Center located at 157Bs Lincoln Ave Ste and Access West Chicago Family Health Center located at 245 W Roosevelt Bldg 14 Ste.
You can also visit the Planned Parenthood of Illinois Aurora Health Center located at 3051 E New York St. This clinic may offer tests such as chlamydia test, gonorrhea test, HIV test, syphilis test, HIV conventional blood test, and herpes test.