Tag archive for ‘syphilis outbreak’
By The Dispatch On Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Wyoming report increase in syphilis in the southeast

The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) has detected an alarming, localized increase in reported syphilis cases from southeast Wyoming this year. Treponema pallidum Photo/CDC “We have had six reported cases of More...

By Robert On Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014
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San Antonio syphilis epidemic called a ‘terrible plague’

The number of syphilis cases in San Antonio and Bexar County, Texas continues it’s rise, according to the latest data from the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District (Metro Health) Mar. 31. The total number More...

By Robert On Thursday, June 13th, 2013

Hawaii health officials warn of possible syphilis outbreak on Big Island

On June 10, The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) sent a medical advisory to physicians statewide to raise awareness regarding a possible syphilis outbreak on Big Island after five cases of syphilis reported More...

By Robert On Monday, February 4th, 2013

Polk County, Iowa reports a 420 percent increase in syphilis

The most populous county in the Hawkeye State has reported some staggering statistics concerning the sexually transmitted infection known as “The Great Imitator”, according to a KCCI 8 report Monday. Treponema More...

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