Leading lab testing resource shares screening and treatment options for residents as the city reports higher than average rates of STDs
Online PR News – 17-April-2021 – Seattle, WA – Testing.com, a trusted informational guide for medical lab testing and at-home screening, has published a report on the increasing STD cases and resources for addressing this issue in Fremont, including top local organizations with free or low-cost health screening options for residents.
According to the report, the three most common STDs in Fremont are chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis. There were 9,719 chlamydia cases in Alameda County in 2018, a 6% increase over the number documented in 2017 and nearly a 40% increase over 2014 while Throughout California, the number of gonorrhea cases totaled 79,397 in 2018, which is 211% higher than the number documented 10 years prior. In Alameda County, there were 438 early syphilis cases disclosed in 2018, which is an increase of 72% over the number reported in 2014.
The report features the following organizations:
Bay Area Community Health
39500 Liberty Street
Fremont, CA 94538
Berkeley Free Clinic
2339 Durant Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94704
Fremont High School Tiger Clinic
4610 Foothill Boulevard
Oakland, CA 94601
Coliseum Health Center
8480 Enterprise Way
Oakland, CA 94621
Alameda County Public Health Department | STD Control and Prevention Unit
1000 Broadway, Suite 500
Oakland, CA 94607
Testing.com’s report aims to educate the public about the current health crisis and encourage people in the community to reach out to local organizations for testing and treatment options. To view the full report, please visit https://www.testing.com/std-testing/fremont-ca/
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