What are the Free or Low Cost STI test options in Princeton,FL?
Princeton, FL, is a town in Miami-Dade County that’s experiencing an STD crisis that’s not showing signs of slowing down.
In 2015, the area had 16,653 total, new bacterial STD infections or a rate of 625 diagnoses per every 100,000 residents, and in 2018, it had 20,594, or a rate of 734 new cases per every 100,000 people.
Gonorrhea is a bacterial STI that’s increasing with 2,600 infections in 2015, and in 2018, it had 4,315.
Infectious syphilis is also growing with 493 cases in 2015, and 546 new ones in 2018. Early latent syphilis cases are up with 1,145 in 2015 jumping to 1,815 in 2018.
In 2015, the county reported 11,862 chlamydia infections and four years later, it had 13,415.
County and state health officials are asking all individuals that are sexually active to seek regular STD testing to help reduce the spread of these preventable diseases.
Several health centers in Princeton and nearby offer comprehensive STD testing. Many of these sites include treatment and follow-up care services in the same facility.
Community Health of South Florida Incorporated operates the Naranja Health Center on the corner of SW 264th St and SW 138th Ct. They have another location at the South Dade Health Center on SW 312th St in Homestead.
STI screenings are also available at the Florimed Medical Center on NE 8th St in Homestead.
Some sites may provide free STD testing. These locations might ask for proof of income, and free may not cover all STIs or treatment. Additionally, same-day testing services might not be available.
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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.