Pennsylvania Reports Rise in Cases of Gonorrhea, Chlamydia
January 15, 2009
In Pennsylvania in 2007, gonorrhea case reports rose by 10 percent, while chlamydia climbed by 7 percent. The Department of Health noted that the state's rate for the STDs remains below the national average. For more information, visit www.dsf.health.state.pa.us/health/site/default.asp.
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