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States amend prescription laws to stop STD spread
Date: 2010-05-28 17:28:46
In an effort to slow the spread of sexually transmitted diseases, many states are considering legislation that would allow doctors to prescribe medication for the partners of those who have received a positive STD test without the need for their partner to see a doctor. ... Full Story

Health departments work to slow spread of STDs
Date: 2010-05-26 17:15:52
STD testing can be an effective way to slow the spread of diseases, however many individuals avoid getting tested because they are nervous about the process of testing or finding out that they have an infection.... Full Story

Survey reveals many myths about STD testing
Date: 2010-05-21 19:21:59
Many experts agree that STD testing can be one of the most effective ways to stop the spread of infections, however the results of a recent survey released by a University of Wisconsin researcher shows that many women are reluctant to seek tests.... Full Story

Salt Lake City combats rising STD rates with new education program
Date: 2010-05-13 18:25:11
Recent STD testing in the Salt Lake City area has shown that rates of infection are rising at a dramatic pace, especially among teens, prompting public health officials in the city to launch new education campaigns aimed at helping parents talk to their children about sex. ... Full Story

Health clinics lose funding for STD tests
Date: 2010-05-11 18:36:13
Community health centers are an important provider of STD testing for many people, but these clinics often rely on grants and donations to run their services.... Full Story

More STD testing needed to stop spread of infection, experts say
Date: 2010-05-04 22:40:07
With rates of STD infection rising among teenagers, many public health departments across the country are stepping up efforts to encourage young people to get an STD test. ... Full Story

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