Redford’s statistics on STDs are wrapped up within Wayne County’s health figures. Between 2007 and 2011, the average number of cases was 3,204.4, but in 2017 this average figure has seen an increase, standing at 4,788, alongside a state-wide leap by almost eight percent.
The rate of affected people in the county governing Redford is 434.6 per 100,000, a nine percent increase on the preceding five-year average.
“Cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis have all increased this year, according to the 2017 Michigan Annual STD Summary Report.”
There are a number of STD testing options available within seven miles from Redford, MI, as well as low-cost options on offer – a number of programs take insurance and charge fees on a sliding scale in accordance with the client’s ability to pay. The nearest facility is the Advantage Health Center at Thea Bowman Community Health Center in Detroit where you can get an HIV test.
The health center in Livonia hosts Planned Parenthood of Michigan over on Ann Arbour Road, which offers tests for gonorrhea, chlamydia, and syphilis as well as HIV.
Dearborn is where you will be able to get free STD testing, at ACCESS as part of the Infectious Disease Prevention Program, although results may not be available immediately. ACCESS can also offer tests for Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, and herpes as well as gonorrhea, chlamydia, syphilis and HIV.
WSU Sinai Grace Specialty Care Center, part of the DMC Medical Group in Detroit, also offers free HIV testing.